A weekend story in the New York Times raised an intriguing question: What do we want from our politicians exactly?
Whatever it is, it’s certainly not reflected in the political campaign ads, which apparently work.
Most of the incumbents in office will be re-elected next month.
About the blogger
Bob Collins was with Minnesota Public Radio from 1992-2019. 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 lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.