MPR’s Laura McCallum recorded this little gem on primary night at Becky Lourey’s party. It was a song dedicated to Lourey that made a few people in our bureau laugh. I spit my coffee out at one point.
Archives for September 14, 2006
The major party 5th District congressional candidates will be in the MPR studios with Gary Eichten on Friday at 11 AM. DFL-er Keith Ellison, Republican Alan Fine, and the Independence Party’s Tammy Lee. Fine harshly criticized Ellison at a news conference on Wednesday, one day after Ellison won the DFL primary. This should be a good one.
I got to Bloomington only to find out that there’s no wireless, at least no wireless compatible with my laptop. So back to the office to hear the scripted debate. Stream of consciousness follows.
Republican Alan Fine leads the digest today (with Keith Ellison, I guess). Fine unleashed a blistering criticism of Ellison’s past. MPR, Kare11, the Star Tribune, the AP and WCCO all have stories. So much for the positive campaign Fine said he was going to run. Star Tribune columnist Doug Grow says he’d like a mulligan Read more →