Governor Pawlenty’s spokesman issued a statement saying the governor will not take action on the $925 million bonding bill until Monday. The governor has not said if he will veto the entire bill or line-item veto the bill. It’s highly unlikely that he’ll sign the bill with all of the projects included. He has said Read more →
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Gov. Tim Pawlenty is scheduled to be on public TV’s Almanac program tonight. So far no news on the bonding bill. Maybe he’ll make some there. UPDATE: The governor’s office just said he will not take action on the bonding bill until Monday, so there’s one less reason to watch Almanac–whoops, just kidding!
The Washington Post political blog keeps Minnesota’s Senate race at #6. Chris Cillizza doesn’t mention Democrat Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer in his entry: 6. Minnesota: The Fix isn’t big on “we told you so’s” but, when it comes to the surprising strength of comedian Al Franken’s (D) Senate candidacy, well, we told you so. Franken simply outworked Read more →
This may be the earliest Digest you’ll ever get. Then again, it may be the latest Digest you’ll ever get. It’s all a matter of perspective. My perspective is drained after waiting for the House to finish a nearly 15 hour floor debate. That means you’re getting this digest while you’re still in bed. I’m Read more →