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Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

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Michelle Benson

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    Episode 918

    We’re Talking About Unchecked Aggression Here

    Why bonding, public safety, and COVID funding legislation failed to get through a special session of the state legislature.

    Guest: Michelle Benson

    Mon Jun 22 2020Monday, June 22, 2020

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    Episode 907

    Vague Long-Talking

    Making sense of the end of session and the Governor’s emergency powers.

    Guests: Michelle Benson and Barbara Thomas Smith

    Fri May 22 2020Friday, May 22, 2020

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    Episode 903

    Ray of Sunshine

    The final days of the 2020 legislative session.

    Guest: Michelle Benson

    Wed May 13 2020Wednesday, May 13, 2020

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    Episode 898

    Rainbow of Sunshine

    A peek at the coronavirus lockdown at the state legislature.

    Guest: Michelle Benson

    Wed Apr 29 2020Wednesday, April 29, 2020

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    Episode 817

    Pecan Ball Russian Tea Cake Mexican Wedding Rings

    Sen Michelle Benson brings Christmas cookies and a DHS breakdown.

    Guests: Michelle Benson and Kelly Gunderson

    Mon Dec 9 2019Monday, December 9, 2019

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    Episode 742

    How Many Slides Does She Have?

    The most extensive, exhaustive, and exasperating coverage of the Minnesota Senate DHS hearing.

    Guests: Michelle Benson and Brad Carlson

    Wed Aug 14 2019Wednesday, August 14, 2019

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    Episode 741

    DHS Senate Hearing Drinking Game

    Sen Michelle Benson tells us what to expect from today’s Senate hearing on DHS.

    Guests: Michelle Benson and Barbara Thomas Smith

    Tue Aug 13 2019Tuesday, August 13, 2019

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    Episode 668

    Weekday Cows

    Budget bills, online college courses, and robots.

    Guests: Michelle Benson and Brad Johnson

    Wed Apr 24 2019Wednesday, April 24, 2019

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    Episode 663

    Intimate Legislative Connections

    An Easter break legislative update

    Guests: Michelle Benson and Brad Johnson

    Tue Apr 16 2019Tuesday, April 16, 2019

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    Episode 658

    This is Why Ben is Not a Policy Maker

    Michelle Benson with a Senate budget update.

    Guests: Michelle Benson and Brad Johnson

    Tue Apr 9 2019Tuesday, April 9, 2019

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    Episode 653

    Internet Jackass Day

    Sen Michelle Benson on the Republicans’ budget proposal

    Guests: Michelle Benson and Nancy LaRoche

    Tue Apr 2 2019Tuesday, April 2, 2019

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    Episode 648

    Throw Some Numbers In a Box and Let Them Fight

    Options to fight child care fraud and a preview of the Senate’s budget proposals

    Guest: Michelle Benson

    Tue Mar 26 2019Tuesday, March 26, 2019