I have never considered myself political and have never publicly commented on any article. However, the editorial in the May 1 Roseville Review by Council Member Tammy McGehee simply can't be left without a retort.
Are you trying to decide what to do with your income tax refund? Last year, the average tax refund was just over $3,000. Although it might be tempting to dash out and buy a brand new, shiny something or other, curb that impulse for a minute and ponder your options.
As the 2012 legislative session came to a close the Senate, House and governor worked to find common ground on several issues. I would like to point out two bills that received overwhelming bipartisan support.
With high school graduation rapidly approaching, parents need to be reminded that it is a crime to provide minors with alcohol or a place to drink alcohol. Though some teens drink without experiencing any lasting consequences, the activity is extremely risky.
This may come as a bit of a shock. In spite of the overwhelming media attention devoted to the Vikings stadium debate, most of our time and energy at the Capitol this year was actually spent on other topics.