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  • …this piece, a voting reminder for newly registered voters, was on the press at Impact Printing in St. Paul. Deb, one of the owners, called me. “It’s on the press […]

    When the news came in about Paul Wellstone…

    …this piece, a voting reminder for newly registered voters, was on the press at Impact Printing in St. Paul. Deb, one of the owners, called me. “It’s on the press […]

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  •   In the late summer of 2001, I was hoping to do some work for Paul Wellstone’s 2002 campaign. I asked the campaign if we could grab some shots at […]

    Scenes from Paul Wellstone’s Last Campaign

      In the late summer of 2001, I was hoping to do some work for Paul Wellstone’s 2002 campaign. I asked the campaign if we could grab some shots at […]

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  • PACS, Super PACS, unions and other groups advocating a political position will now get the same level of service for their bulk mail as candidates and political parties do from […]

    Coveted red tag use expanded for “political message mailings”

    PACS, Super PACS, unions and other groups advocating a political position will now get the same level of service for their bulk mail as candidates and political parties do from […]

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  •   Remember when Ronald Reagan was a lefty? I sure as hell don’t. But he was, once upon a time. Check out this radio program from 1948, where he bashes […]

    Ronald Reagan Bashes GOP, Endorses Hubert Humphrey

      Remember when Ronald Reagan was a lefty? I sure as hell don’t. But he was, once upon a time. Check out this radio program from 1948, where he bashes […]

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  • In advance of this weekend’s dedication of the Hubert H. Humphrey Memorial on the grounds of the State Capitol, we found this while rummaging through the storied Lit Happens archives. […]

    Hubert Humphrey’s 65th Birthday Party

    In advance of this weekend’s dedication of the Hubert H. Humphrey Memorial on the grounds of the State Capitol, we found this while rummaging through the storied Lit Happens archives. […]

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  • Kodachrome memories of Senator Gary Kubly from 2002.

    Remembering Senator Gary Kubly

    Kodachrome memories of Senator Gary Kubly from 2002.

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  • It was probably the first and last time I used Freestyle Script in anything.

    Had to start somewhere…

    It was probably the first and last time I used Freestyle Script in anything.

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  • "This is the Mansion Owned by Young Governor Stassen"

    Smear Sheets of the Past: Harold Stassen’s mansion

    "This is the Mansion Owned by Young Governor Stassen"

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  • Bachmann's tendency for overblown rhetoric is nothing new, she's been doing it here in Minnesota for a long time.

    Blowing the whistle on crazy

    Bachmann's tendency for overblown rhetoric is nothing new, she's been doing it here in Minnesota for a long time.

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