Thursday, December 16, 2010

We've Establsihed That. Now We're Negotiating A Fair Price

Owen takes exception to Marty Beil's characterization of Russ Decker's vote to knife the state employee unions.

Looking at it more closely, Russ took the money, and he did the screwing. I'd say that fits Beil's definition. Owen's beef is that the GOP calls that the Full Legislator Experience.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

The Budget Is Not The Kobayashi Maru

And you are not James Tiberius Kirk.

Michelle Bachmann wants to redefine "deficit" so that the Bush tax cuts don't count. Apparently wishing will make it so.

If you'll recall she also wants, "earmark," redefined to not include transportation projects in MN6.

Monday, December 06, 2010