Opinion

Listen: How and why we make Editorial Board endorsements

Endorsements will begin next week for key races in Minneapolis and St. Paul. Hear the "Playing Politics" analysis on that and other political topics from WCCO Radio's Chad Hartman and the Star Tribune Editorial Board's Scott Gillespie and John Rash.
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One-two punch from feds punishes Minnesota for health care innovation

Rep. Paulsen needs to lead in protecting state from harmful cuts.
Commentary

Tax reform, as proposed, threatens charitable giving

This would result from the loss of incentive that's inherent in increasing the standard deduction. But there's an existing solution.
Commentary

Political discourse: One side doesn't fit all

I don't find it hard to listen to others without bristling, because my own views don't fit neatly into a category. Maybe yours don't, either, if you stop to think about it.
Commentary

Something to be glad about in politics?

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New dashboard technology is adding to the distracted-driving problem

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Yes, the census is worth more than one Big Mac a year

Commentary

Sexual misconduct: 'Me, too' is what we now must be able to say

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