To the editor: DFL Rep. Ron Erhardt has started his election year ritual of walking all of District 49A and knocking on every door. While trying to meet every resident of the district is a time-consuming and tough job, Rep. Erhardt continues to do this because he knows it matters. In fact, I first met [...]
To the editor: It’s really important to understand the effects on our families of legislation supported by District 49B DFL Rep. Paul Rosenthal, and the recent “anti-bullying” bill is a perfect case in point. Although our laws against bullying in schools needed improvement, the bill he supported is seriously flawed in several ways. First, because [...]
To the editor: As an Edina resident and pastor of Edina Community Lutheran Church for 25 years, I invite you to support 66 West Apartments, our proposed housing development with Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative. Though the July 23 scheduled Planning Commission hearing on the project was delayed – to the chagrin of the 170 supporters [...]
I thought maybe, just maybe, I could get through the rest of the summer without writing another “What’s Wrong With America?” column. Then it happened.
To the editor: Please join me in voting for Beverly Aho for Hennepin County Judge Aug. 12 in the primary election. Although many people do not give much thought to judicial elections, especially for positions at the District Court level, District Court judges do matter and are far more likely to have an impact on [...]