“80% of the Farm Bill Goes for Food Stamps” and Other Minnesota Conservative Shriekings

By: Friday November 23, 2012 5:00 pm

Allen Quist’s Farm Bill rantings, which apparently spring from various bits of GOP boilerplate talking points and are by no means original to him, aren’t the only bit of reality denial coming from the starboard side of the North Star State’s political apparatus.

MN GOP’s Voter ID Plan Would Cost Two Rural Counties Nearly $1 Million

By: Sunday September 2, 2012 8:35 am

Not only is Minnesota’s Kiffmeyered amendment version of ALEC’s voter restriction (aka “Photo ID”) model bill useless at stopping the sort of voter fraud it’s touted as stopping, it would also be ruinously expensive for state and local governments to enact.

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