The man who confronted the school shooter in Nevada, a vow to fix the health care website, New Jersey’s governor gives up the anti-same-sex-marriage fight, a Wisconsin judge orders the state to stop enforcing Gov. Walker’s collective bargaining restrictions, Gov. Dayton to have hip surgery, and the two Boy Scout leaders who tipped over an ancient rock formation lose their gigs.
Also, an explanation of where I’ve been for a month.
Here’s today’s news conversation with Mary Lucia on The Current.
Listen Mary Lucia and Bob Collins
October 21, 2013
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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