Right now, country of origin labeling (COOL) is in jeopardy in the farm bill conference. We know that some conferees intend to introduce an amendment shortly that will gut or repeal U.S. COOL. If this amendment passes, U.S.
WASHINGTON - In the days since revelations surfaced about New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's office orchestrating the now-infamous George Washington Bridge lane closings, I've had at least four different reactions.
While grocery shopping over the holidays, I was approached by a community member who said, "I haven't heard much about the school district's finances lately. How are things going?" In some respects, the phrasing of the question was music to my ears.
By DICK PETERSON
Like many journalists, Kathleen Parker's syndicated guest opinion (Jan.5) refers twice to our Founding Fathers to vaguely support her partisan views. In this case it is to justify growing wealth disparity.
By MIKE HOLST
So New Year's Day came and went and although I was prompted to write a glowing column about hope for the future and a new beginning for all of us, the circumstances in this world today leave me more than skeptical.
From opening our first E15 station, to blending higher amounts of biodiesel, to developing processes to make renewable fuel out of new feed stocks, Minnesota is leading the way and driving the next generation of renewable fuels. We are utilizing our resources and developing new energy technologies t...