Hagedorn MPR interview

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Tim Walz backed out of a Minnesota Public Radio debate. Jim Hagedorn went it alone and fielded a series of “gotcha” questions from the host. He went on offense and stood up for our beliefs and values, offered his solutions to many of America’s most pressing challenges and highlighted Walz’s failed partisan record. The debate-turned-interview can be found on the MPR web site. It’s not too late to help Jim spread his message. Visit his web site and donate.

Professor explains the rise of ‘precious snowflakes’

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Howard Schwartz, professor emeritus of Oakland University, has for years studied the psychology underlying political correctness, and in his new book Political Correctness and the Destruction of Social Order: Chronicling the Rise of the Pristine Self, he offers some clarity on why the term “snowflakes” is now synonymous with college students today. Source: Professor explains the rise of ‘precious snowflakes’ – cites narcissism, over-nurturing – The College Fix

MNsure meltdown

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from theMinnesota Watchdog, October 7, 2016 The state’s insurance exchange has imploded.  Just as many, including this publication, predicted. As readers have surely learned over the past week, the state’s Obamacare exchange is collapsing, with similar meltdowns occurring across the country. Now, before you think this piece is just a recitation of the bad numbers spilling out from MnSure and Obamacare, read on. There are two important things you need to know about the MnSure debate as it unfolds just weeks before Election Day. The first thing to know is an important historical fact regarding healthcare in Minnesota that will surely play into the debate and public discourse. Back in 1976, the legislature created the Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association (MCHA). The government-regulated non-profit was designed to offer health …