The Big Question

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This is a place where open-minded critical thinkers of all political persuasions encounter information and arguments that both support and challenge their preconceptions. The goal is not to eliminate differences but to narrow and clarify them.

Located: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Tags: politics, discussion, criticism, Star Tribune

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New political blog on Oct 13, 2009 in MainAfter four years, the Star Tribune political team has left The Big Question for a new blog: Hot Dish Politics. Please join us there and subscribe to the RSS and Twitter feeds for the latest in Minnesota politics.



Would-be governor (maybe) rips governor on Oct 7, 2009 in MainIn addition to thoroughly ripping former Viking Randy Moss during an MSNBC interview this week, Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak took some well-aimed shots at Gov. Tim Pawlenty’s presumed presidential ambitions. Rybak, widely considered a candidate...



Bachmann is Miss November in conservative calendar on Sep 29, 2009 in MainThere seems to be a major appetite for Michele Bachmann merchandise these days. Last week she was made into an action figure. Now Michele Bachmann has her own spot on a 2010 calendar highlighting conservative women. The Clare Booth Luce Policy Instit...



Coleman’s Bachmann pitch: Minnesotans denied a ‘fair vote’ last November on Sep 29, 2009 in MainDemocrats are positively a titter at a new fundraising appeal for U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann signed by deposed Senator Norm Coleman, a potential GOP gubernatorial candidate in Minnesota.  Nearing the end of the third-quarter reporting period for ra...



Oops… on Sep 24, 2009 in MainEven as they run for re-election this year, Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak and St. Paul mayor Chris Coleman are widely considered to be likely DFL candidates for governor in 2010. And even though neither one has actually declared his candidacy, the DFL...