Assume Your Duties
Do we have leaders in state government or just managers?
Guest: Frank Pafko
DHS Senate Hearing Drinking Game
Sen Michelle Benson tells us what to expect from today’s Senate hearing on DHS.
Guests: Barbara Thomas Smith and Michelle Benson
Nobody Pays Attention Fridays in the Summer
DHS overspent $25M on Medicaid reimbursements. Oops.
Guest: Andrew Smith
The DHS s***show is leaking into the rest of the News Bag!
Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.
It’s All in the Butter
The investigation into a U of M professor for tens of thousands in suspicious expenses.
Guest: Kayla Pascoe
Personal Watercraft are Prohibited on Hepatitis Island
Is the Department of Human Services experiencing drama, chaos, or crisis?
Guest: Brad Johnson
Graduation parties, cereal science, and beauty pageants.
Guests: Michelle Benson and Brianna Drevlow
Politics in the Minivan that Gets Us There
MnLARS and the metro’s worst interchanges.
Guests: Michelle Benson, Frank Pafko, and Frank Long
Governor Dayton sparks a constitutional crisis by vetoing legislative funding.
Guests: Michelle Benson, John Spry‚ Ph.D., Claire Leiter, and Sarah Anderson
Rural Rear-Wheel Drive
Health insurance reinsurance, firearms legislation, and driving into buses.
Guests: Michelle Benson, Anthony Griffin, Claire Leiter, and Ray Laudenbach
A heavily-trafficked Transportation T’ursday with Frank Pafko.
Guests: Frank Pafko, Jack Rogers, and Jake Duesenberg
Not Gonna Go Camping with the Governor
The new state legislative session and the state of the Minnesota GOP.
Guests: Kurt Daudt, Paul Gazelka, John Rouleau, and Keith Downey