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BY staff | Saint Paul, MN | 4/07/07
The city council here passed a resolution April 4 directing city personnel to ensure the right to political speech and civic debate during the Republican National Convention.
BY staff | St. Paul, MN | 12/02/06
Welfare recipients and low income people chanted and held signs in the state capitol building here, Nov. 29, while government officials delivered their state budget forecast.
BY Deb Konechne | St. Paul, MN | 9/01/05
Low-income Minnesotans waged a powerful battle at the Minnesota state legislature this year that resulted in poor and working families making gains in healthcare and welfare.
BY staff | St. Paul, MN | 4/18/05
“Hey Pawlenty, here’s the fix! Tax the rich, tax the rich!” chanted 100 protesters who rallied at the state capitol building April 15.
BY Linden Gawboy | St. Paul, MN | 12/01/04
“Hey Pawlenty, here’s the fix! Tax the rich! Tax the rich!” is a chant that will ring though the Minnesota state capitol building on Jan. 4, 2005.
BY staff | St. Paul, MN | 8/06/04
“One year ago, our families in poverty were slashed to the bone by Governor Pawlenty and company in order to protect tax breaks to the richest in this state,” said Kim Hosmer, of the Welfare Rights Committee to protesters assembled in front of the governor’s mansion, Aug. 3.
BY staff | St. Paul, MN | 6/01/04
Minnesota state politicians were forced into a corner this spring.
BY Mick Kelly | St. Paul, MN | 2/04/04
Braving one of the worst blizzards in recent memory, low-income people converged on the state capitol, Feb 2, to demand that lawmakers undo the cuts to public assistance.
BY Deb Konechne | St. Paul, MN | 2/01/03
Minnesota's poor are going on the offensive against budget cuts and welfare cut-offs.
BY Kim DeFranco | St. Paul, MN | 12/11/02
The Welfare Rights Committee and community supporters went to Governor Ventura's office, Nov. 21, to picket and demand that the he stop the scheduled "Holiday Welfare Cut-offs."
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