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Election Day, 2014.
SD48 ARCHIVES
The DFL pay raise
Amy Klobuchar voting record on taxes
The 2011 Dayton Shutdown
Maria Ruud: How Liberal Is She?
Global Warming
Are Minnesotans undertaxed?
Eden Prairie Budget
DFL Silly Laws
DFL vs. Health Care
Twins Stadium Deal
Vikings Stadium Deal
Gang of 200
TakeAction Minnesota
Defense of Marriage

PRESIDENT RONALD REAGAN (1911-2004)
SD48 Tribute to Reagan.
 
HOT TOPICS
YOU CAN FIND OUT YOUR OBAMACARE PREMIUMS . . . AFTER THE ELECTION -- States with key Senate races face double-digit premium hikes.
VOTE KIRK FOR HOUSE -- See his latest ad.
MORE SAY HEALTH CARE LAW HAS HURT INSTEAD OF HELPED THEM -- Nearly half in U.S. say Obamacare will make healthcare worse in long run.
GALLUP: VOTER OPPOSITION TO OBAMA AT A 16-YEAR HIGH -- “Angry and frustrated voters are planning to use the midterm elections in one month to tell President Obama they oppose his agenda, the highest "no vote" percentage in the last 16 years measured by Gallup.
Twitter Feed from SD48 GOP
TOP 10 REASONS YOU SHOULD NOT VOTE DEMOCRAT THIS NOVEMBER -- It's a good list, but why stop at just 10?
A CONSERVATIVE VOICE FOR EDEN PRAIRIE -- Andrew Moller is runnning for Eden Prairie City Council.
AN ANTI-LANDRIEU AD FROM ELBERT GUILLORY -- "You are not Mary's cause ... you are just a vote ... you are a means to an end." Elbert Guillory is the Republican challenger running for U.S. Senate in Louisianna. This is a great ad, a great message.
NEARLY 1 IN 4 AMERICANS NOT WORKING -- Almost a quarter of Americans in the prime of their working lives are out of a job -- and millions have given up trying completely.
MINNESOTA IS DEAD LAST IN JOB CREATION -- DFL leadership is chasing jobs away.
OBAMACARE FAILING IN MINNESOTA-- Minnesota's biggest (and cheapest) Obamacare insurer drops out over overwhelming costs.
OBAMA PRAISES CONTROVESIAL MUSLIM CLERIC -- Cleric supported a fatwa condoning the murder of U.S. soldiers in Iraq.

PAY YOUR TAXES, PATRIOT -- Fox News: "Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown calls for Burger King boycott over Tim Hortons deal."

Do you know who else hates paying taxes? This guy.

"Ohio Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown was more than four months delinquent in paying taxes on his Washington, D.C., apartment and had to pay a penalty and interest last week. This was not the first time, records show. Brown also was delinquent in 2006 and 2007 and paid penalties and interest, according to tax records from the District of Columbia."

NO FREEDOM TO DISAGREE -- "Catholic couple fined $13,000 for refusing to host same-sex 'wedding' at their farm."
LOON GETTING HELP FROM DFL DONORS -- From MPR: “In the last week, donors have given the group more than $85,000, most of that money coming from New York-based hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb and Massachusetts-based investor Seth Klarman. What's the connection to Loon? It appears it is her vote in favor of same-sex marriage. Both Loeb and Klarman are well-known advocates of allowing gay people to marry.
AMERICANS GETTING POORER -- Typical household is worth one-third less under Obama than under Bush.
NO, WASHINGTON HAS NOT SOLVED THE COUNTRY'S DEBT PROBLEM -- The first step to curing a spending addiction is to admit you have one.
NATIONAL REVIEW: Colorado baker appeals decision requiring him to bake cakes for same-sex weddings.
JOBS CONTINUE TO LEAVE MINNESOTA -- “Minnesota needs a new financial direction. We can't keep raising taxes or threatening to raise taxes and expect companies to stay in Minnesota. Advanced Auto Parts, Cargill, Medtronic and Nash Finch are proof that companies will leave if the taxes are too high.”
PEGGY NOONAN: A tale of two scandals.
SD48 Calendar
 
Note: Some dates subject to change
October 31 (Friday): Halloween
November 1 (Saturday) 8:30AM-Noon
Super Saturday!
Glen Lake Activity Center
Help drop literature for Kirk Stensrud
November 2 (Sunday): Daylight Savings Time Ends
Nov. 4 (Tuesday):
2014 General Election
Vote for State Legislature and Eden Prairie City Council. Polls open until 8:00 PM. To find out where you vote, click here.
November 11 (Tuesday) 7:00 PM
SD48 Executive Committee Meeting
November 10 (Monday): Minnetonka City Council Meeting, 6:30 PM
November 11 (Tuesday): Veterans Day
November 27 (Thursday): Thanksgiving
December 1 (Monday): First Day of Advent
December 1 (Monday): Minnetonka City Council Meeting, 6:30 PM
December 7 (Sunday): Pearl Harbor Remembrance
December 9 (Tuesday) 7:00 PM
SD48 Full Committee Meeting
December 15 (Monday): CD3 Full Committee Meeting
December 15 (Monday): Minnetonka City Council Meeting, 6:30 PM
December 17 (Wednesday): Hanukkah
December 24 (Wednesday): Christmas Eve
December 25 (Thursday): Christmas Day
December 31 (Wednesday): New Year's Eve
January 1, 2015 (Thursday): New Year's Day
January 5 (Monday): Minnetonka City Council Meeting, 6:30 PM
January 13 (Tuesday) 7:00 PM
SD48 Executive Committee Meeting
January 19 (Monday): MLK Day
January 22 (Thursday): 41st anniversary of Roe vs Wade decision
January 26 (Monday): Minnetonka City Council Meeting, 6:30 PM
February 1 (Sunday): Super Bowl, Phoenix, AZ
February 2 (Monday): Groundhog Day
February 6 (Friday): Ronald Reagan's Birthday
 
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