STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Kelliher leads list of MnSCU trustee appointments
Former Minnesota House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher is among new Minnesota State Colleges and Universities trustees.
Gov. Mark Dayton Tuesday named Kelliher, who he beat in the 2010 primary ele... Posted on 7/31/12 at 2:48 PM
Governor candidates tell voters they want to improve education, expand health care, create jobs and do a myriad of other things. The trouble is, nearly everything they want depends on money, and Minnesota is hurting in that area.
If they are Democrats, they must be talking about jobs.
Creating jobs traditionally is a key Democratic-Farmer-Laborite campaign issue, and the 2010 governors’ primary race is no exception. The three major candidates – Margaret Anderson Kelliher, Matt Entenza and Mark Dayton – all want to fund public works projects and take other steps to increase jobs, but there are differences.
By Don Davis, State Capitol Bureau
, July 21, 2010
Minnesota's economy appears to be mirroring the national one, with unemployment expected to reach near 10 percent. As part of a twice yearly report released Tuesday, Minnesota State Economist Tom Stinson said the recession will cost 120,000 Minnesota jobs through next year.
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »