Concordia professor Jayne Jones says Rep. Debra Hilstrom, D-Brooklyn Center, is saying one thing but doing something else entirely when it comes to a bill that would strip legislators of their immunity from DWI arrests during the legislative session.Hilstrom says she supports the bill, but has asked ... More >>
What Would Comprehensive Immigration Reform Look Like If the Feds Got Off Their Duffs?
A new bill in Congressional committee would drastically increase sentences for many kinds of drug offenses
The drug war: back with a vengeance A new bill in Congress would drastically increase sentences for many kinds of drug offenses If you think the Congressional Republicans' war on the judiciary can't get any more shrill or irrational, you obviously haven't read up on House Resolution 1528, Defe ... More >>
If stadium construction doesn't begin this week the Twins will move to Ogden, Utah by 2008The last decade of stadium shenanigans has brought all kinds of amusing extortion schemes cooked up by the local sports moguls and their allies at the daily newspapers. At one point or another the Twins have su ... More >>
Child protection hearings are now open to the public, but it's members of the press who will be scrutinized
Allegations that the president's personal secretary was involved in a cover-up--obscured in the headlines by the White House's skillful media handling--represent the biggest danger yet for Clinton's credibility.
As social programs fall away, fundamentalist groups like Teen Challenge are rushing to take their place.