Some of the unsung heroes of political news in Minnesota have just got to be the folks up at the Capitol who put Session Weekly together. It’s a darned fine read, the articles are well written and the photography is first rate.
Archives for May 5, 2006
Sites that are live blogging (or sort of live blogging) events at the various district conventions this weekend.
Rep. Patrick Kennedy will enter rehab for
addiction to prescription pain medication Friday evening after a
highly publicized car crash near the Capitol.
Kennedy, D-R.I., plans to seek treatment at the Mayo Clinic in
Former Sen. Rod Grams has made his bid for 8th Congressional District official, announcing he’ll be seeking the GOP endorsement. The convention starts at 9 on Saturday at the Breezy Point convention center.
..for the congressional district conventions. Tom Scheck is covering the 5th. Tim Pugmire is covering the 6th. Since I expect both to be long, multiple-ballot affairs, I doubt I’ll have the audio and the obligatory — if not interesting — picture of the losers embracing the winners until Sunday. Of course, on Sunday a guy is flying in to Lake Elmo to show me his company’s cockpit intercom system (among my other hobbies is a weekly newsletter for experimental airplane builders, and I guess he thinks a mention in it would lead to more sales).