Republican Pat Anderson sent out a news release today criticizing Marty Seifert for saying the state’s constitution would not allow for school vouchers. Both Anderson and Seifert are running for governor (in addition to seven other GOP candidates). During a Wednesday news conference, Seifert said “I don’t want to get in a situation with vouchers Read more →
Archives for September 24, 2009
Coaltion plans more active role in 2010.
Instant runoff voting advocates in Minnesota and nationally reacted strongly to a brief item published yesterday on MPRNewsQ.org. The headline: “Mathematics expert: IRV not the answer.” The piece was about mathematician Donald Saari, who gave a lecture Tuesday night at the U of M explaining why both traditional voting and instant runoffs can result in Read more →
The 2010 race for governor leads the digest today. We’re fourteen months away from the election but candidates are meeting in forums and working the delegates on a pretty regular basis. Many of the DFL candidates will participate in a debate tonight in St. Cloud. MPR says the DFL gubernatorial candidates are candid about tax Read more →