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Background checks would not save all victims, but they're needed.
Editorial

Legislature should embrace push for more orderly lawmaking

Deadline for spending, tax bills would make process more transparent.
Commentary

We need to reform sentencing, yes, and then 'second prison'

Once people have paid their debt, they deserve a new chance.
Commentary

Counterpoint: For paid sick leave, one-size-fits-all approach is just wrongheaded

The stakes for the Minneapolis economy are too high for the city to make this a mandate.
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On the economy, Trump makes sense

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Minnesota policymakers, here's the right way to help Somali-Americans

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Editorial counterpoint: The Met Council needs a lot more than tweaks

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When eye rolling speaks more loudly than words

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