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Three of the Congressional endorsing conventions happened yesterday. In the snowstorm. And let me just commend the dedicated DFLers who managed to get there under difficult circumstances. There is definitely a strong motivation with Democrats this year. We are woke...as they say.
CD2 endorsed Angie Craig on the first ballot yesterday. Jeff Erdmann ran strong for a first time candidate, but Angie Craig upped her game as well and has built a pretty formidable organization. I believe she will do well against Jason Lewis with a great chance to flip this district.
I have not been posting lately because it seems like the minute I get done writing something, the news cycle has passed it all by.
Today, Trump is threatening Syria. Paul Ryan decides not to run again. Zuckerberg is testifying to the House. Still getting the aftermath of the FBI raid on Cohen's office. Jim Comey's book comes out next week. And baseball in the snow.
How do you keep up with that?
Donald Trump has given America a case of the frenzies. We do not have time to respond to anything. The . . .
Rep. Pat Garofalo is a fan of gambling. At the moment, his passion seems to be about legalized sports betting. His twitter account is replete with gambling odds, spreads, and predictions. It isn't too much of a stretch to say that Garofalo probably gambles a bit himself.
Which makes it a little troubling that with all the problems that the state has in play right now, Garofalo wants the State of Minnesota to prepare for the sports betting boom that is about to come.
Rep. Pat Garofalo, the chair of a jobs and energy . . .