Just comparing today’s press releases with the subsequent headlines.
Press release from the Department of Employment and Economic Development:
Headline from Finance & Commerce (one of the few news sources to cover the story)
Press release from Gov. Tim Pawlenty on his revised budget:
The DFL’s press release:
The Star Tribune’s interpretation:
Hometown Source (ECM Newspapers)
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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 several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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