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Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

Episode 161

Monday, April 3, 2017

Latz-Minute Amendment

Sen David Osmek on the state of omnibus bills in the legislature. Plus, Don Grant with Old Man Paper.

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Show Notes

A Block

  • April Fools Day
  • Rick and Morty and television shows.
  • Jack burned his hand.
  • The Young Republicans.
  • The News Bag.

B Block

  • Sen David Osmek. [35:47]
    • Gas tax increase amendment on the Transportation Omnibus Bill.
    • Transit operating expenses.
    • The state of omnibus bills and the chances of a government shutdown.
    • Ron Latz amendment on internet privacy.
    • Beer.

C Block

  • Don Grant with Old Man Paper. [1:16:23]
    • Nicknames in the Obits.
    • Lobbyists in Minnesota.
    • River Road Fellowship.
    • Government interference in construction project.
    • Chapter Seven bankruptcies.
    • Terms for Supreme Court justices?
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