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MNGOP: Expand Tax Break For Low-Income Seniors To All Retirees

GOP Retire In Minnesota News Conference

Minnesota Republicans are proposing the state eventually eliminate its tax on Social Security benefits. Currently Minnesota taxes Social Security benefits at the same rate as the federal government, meaning that people whose income mostly relies on social security is not taxed, but those who have additional income are taxed.
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Sen. Franken Calls Progressives the New Conservatives

At his Netroots Nation 2011 keynote speech in Minneapolis this morning, Senator Al Franken painted the Republicans as the party of radical change for their attempt to dismantle the social safety net. Progressives, Franken added, are the new conservatives because they are trying to preserve what they won in hard-fought battles. Continue Reading →

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Today’s UpTake: Governor Debate at U-M, Al Franken Recount Book

Obama Weekly Address: GOP wants to kill clean energy jobs

Today on The UpTake we’ll provide a live feed of today’s Minnesota gubernatorial debate at the University of Minnesota. We can also confirm that Northrup Mall on the U-M campus will be the site of President Obama’s visit next Saturday. Continue Reading →

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