After taking heat for not holding a town hall in his district’s largest city, the freshman congressman has been spending a lot of time in Duluth lately. He says it’s just business as usual.
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Yvonne Estey, manager of the tiny food shelf on the White Earth Reservation, knows what it’s like to struggle to make ends meet. Estey, who tries not to worry about how little the food shelf has, said she might qualify for food stamps.
A group of scientists warned in 2005 that Great Lakes ecosystems were on the verge of collapse because of a dangerous set of problems, including species invasions and degraded water quality. The wildlife federation report said the scientists’ predictions are coming true.