Opinion

Listen: Trump's blunt U.N. address

The president's speech to the U.N. General Assembly was, like Trump himself, nontraditional. Hear the "Playing Politics" analysis from WCCO Radio's Chad Hartman and the Star Tribune Editorial Board's John Rash and D.J. Tice.
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Don't risk Graham-Cassidy vote without Congressional Budget Office score

Senate lacks the answers it needs to analyze last-ditch health reform bill.
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Garrison Keillor: Love of country, sung by real people, from the heart

I love to sing about the dawn's early light and the broad stripes and bright stars when I am standing next to other people who are singing it, too.
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The Trump presidency: All in all, a pretty good eight months

This is thanks to a direct message and reasonably conservative progress, both of which resonate with Americans.
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Ask us your questions about downtown Minneapolis safety and crime

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The Trump presidency: GOP oversight has gone missing

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Our children are being shot, and Congress cowers

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Trump should work to reform, but not reject, the United Nations

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