This video has surfaced on YouTube in the last 24 hours in the continuing controversy over Target Corporation’s donation to MN Forward, the conservative political action committee which donated to the campaign of gubernatorial candidate Tom Emmer:
Curiously, the video wasn’t filmed at a Target in Minnesota. It was shot in Seattle, according to a MoveOn spokesperson.
Meanwhile, the Associated Press is reporting that Target has decided not to donate money to “gay-friendly causes to quiet the uproar” over the donation to Emmer, who opposes same-sex marriage.
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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