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MN House 4B Legislative Race Heating Up

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/26/20) Minnesota — The race is heating up for the Minnesota House of Representatives District 4B. Incumbent DFL Candidate Paul Marquart of Dilworth is being challenged by Republican candidate Brian Anderson of Detroit Lakes. The two candidates faced off on a Zoom debate heard this past Friday on 106.5 KRJB. Both…
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October 26, 2020 0

MN Legislature Approves Tax Relief for Small Businesses and Farmers

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/23/20) St. Paul, MN — Along with a nearly $2 billion dollar bonding bill, the Minnesota Legislature was also able to pass a tax relief bill during their special session last week. Included in that bill is a tax break that will specifically benefit farmers and small business owners by allowing…
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October 23, 2020 0

Legislature Approves Bonding Bill in 5th Special Session

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/19/20) St. Paul, MN — It took five special sessions, but last week the Minnesota State Legislature was finally able to pass a bonding bill with bipartisan support. The bill, which totals over $1.9 billion, will be used to pay for hundreds infrastructure improvement projects around the state including roads and…
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October 19, 2020 0