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PODCAST PAGE: The Morning News With Dave Lee…… 3-12-14

Missed something from today? Click the link above to hear today’s podcasts!

03/12/2014

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3-12-14 “BILL PENDING,” Freshman Legislator On The

The antics of our favorite INDEPENDENT LEGISLATOR are chronicled in St. Paul and on The Morning News. Click the link to listen!

03/12/2014

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For Domestic Violence Victims, Promise In GPS

A pilot program that uses GPS technology to monitor when alleged domestic violence offenders get too close to their victims has shown promise in Ramsey County, say authorities who want to continue offering it as an option to help keep victims safe.

03/09/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee….. 3-6-14

Busy Thursday on THE MORNING NEWS. Miss something? CLICK THE LINK ABOVE to listen to any of our podcasts.

03/06/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The Morning News With Dave Lee….. 3/4/14

To hear Tuesday’s MORNING TAKE with BLOIS OLSON Click To Listen to UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA PRESIDENT ERIC KALER Click  To hear MIKE MAX talk TIMBERWOLVES AND WILD Click  To Listen to SID HARTMAN discuss a […]

03/04/2014

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Kaler Asks For $299M For University Construction Projects

University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler warned that world-famous research at the U could slow down if the legislature does not approve funding to update its century-old laboratories.

03/03/2014

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2-24-14 The Morning Take On The Morning News With Dave Lee

The President comes to town on Wednesday….what will he be discussing? Find out by clicking the link above!

02/24/2014

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2-20-14 The Morning Take On The Morning News With Dave Lee

What? The Vikings Stadium issue isn’t dead at the Capitol? Blois has details on THE MORNING TAKE.

02/20/2014

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Top Minn. Legislators Pledge Boost In Minimum Wage

Democrats who lead the Minnesota Legislature left no doubt Wednesday that a minimum wage increase of some kind will prevail in the upcoming session.

02/19/2014

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2-19-14 The Morning Take On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Click the link above to find out the latest polling numbers on raising the MINIMUM WAGE.

02/19/2014

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Coalition Urges Minn. Insurance Fraud Crackdown

A coalition of insurers, prosecutors and Minnesota lawmakers from both parties is lining up behind a package of 11 measures they say will reduce fraud scams that cost all policyholders more.

02/13/2014

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1-17-14 The Morning Take On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Find out why the Governor is in some hot water by clicking the above link and listening to the podcast.

01/17/2014

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Minn. Lawmakers Give Taste Of 2014 Session Bills

Lawmakers itching to get their proposals in the pipeline have filed them ahead of the 2014 session.

01/13/2014

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1-13-14 Vikings Stadium Snag? On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Click the above link to listen to former Mpls Mayoral Candidate Doug Mann discuss his lawsuit over the stadium.

01/13/2014

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1-10-14 Recycling Fee Coming To Minnesota On The Morning News With Dave Lee

1,000 jobs could be created….find out how by listening to the podcast. Click the link above!

01/10/2014

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12-31-13 Top Political Stories Of 2013 On John Hines Show With Jordana Green

Listen to the Top 10 Political Stories of 2013 with the author of THE MORNING TAKE. Click the link to listen!

12/31/2013

Blois Olson Bio

12-23-13 The Morning Take On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Click the link to hear the FINAL EPISODE OF 2013! Thanks for a great year Blois Olson!

12/23/2013

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Minn. Cities, Counties To Catch Sales Tax Break

Minnesota city and county governments have a good reason to wait until after the holidays to do any major shopping: Starting Jan. 1, much of the stuff they buy will be tax-free.

12/15/2013

Blois Olson Bio

12-3 The Morning Take On The Morning News With Dave Lee!

Property taxes are going up….what does that mean for local aid to cities? Click the link to find out.

12/03/2013

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12-2-13 The Morning Take On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Are state boards on the chopping block?

12/02/2013

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11-21-13 The Morning Take On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Slots coming to the airport?

11/21/2013

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Concordia Students Fight Against Controversial Loophole

Students at Concordia University are attempting something not a lot of college students try to do. They’re going to the Minnesota Legislature to get some laws changed, including one controversial loophole for the lawmakers themselves.

11/12/2013

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10-25-13 The Morning Take On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Hamline Law Professor David Schultz pinch hits for Blois Olson.

10/25/2013

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News Click: Michael Brodkorb Suit Is Settled…..

$30,000…..right amount? Click the link to vote!

09/26/2013

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Minn. Lawmakers: Special Session May Not Be Needed

Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders agreed Friday that Sept. 9 is the date they would hold a possible special session, but also said it might not be necessary after all.

08/16/2013

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