Question: The Wednesday crossword puzzles are designed to be challenging but not impossible -- puzzles get more difficult as the week goes on. What measure of Pawlenty name id does a mid-week puzzle mention portend?
Via Twitter, Pawlenty (or his staff) offered crossword help.
Minnesota senators sharply questioned federal appeals court judge Neil Gorsuch during Wednesday's Supreme Court confirmation hearings, grilling him on whether he'd be protect the interests of ordinary people over corporations.
Other business groups like realtors, electric utility Xcel Energy Services, private colleges, tobacco giant Altria, Polymet Mining, health insurers and hospitals contributed to the overall total of $57.7 million to lobby the Legislature, the administration of Gov. Mark Dayton and Metro municipal governments.