AP picked up on the Congressional Quarterly article that detailed who is behind “A Stronger America.” This is the independent organization that was behind the last minute anti-Mike Hatch ads. If you’re interested in looking at the list of donors, look here. MPR’s Tim Pugmire will have a story on this later today.
Archives for December 19, 2006
DFL Congressman-elect Tim Walz is asking Congressman Henry Waxman to take a look at the D,M and E loan. He also questions South Dakota Senator John Thune’s involvement in the loan (Thune worked as a lobbyist for D,M and E before he was elected). Check bullet point five on the letter. Things are getting interesting Read more →
Governor Pawlenty names his DNR Commissioner, makes a few jobs permanent and says good-bye to his chief of staff. MPR, AP, the Star Tribune, the Pi Press, ECM Publishers and Forum Communications have stories. WCCO-TV says Pawlenty is calling for stricter immigration laws. The Winona Daily News says Goodview officials rip Sviggum over LGA. Don Read more →