Anyone thinking that the budget mess is behind us is sorely mistaken. It's already beginning to look like members of that bipartisan conference committee - Sen. Jeff Session, Rep. Paul Ryan, Sen. Patty Murray and Rep.
We the people view our own government as a threat to our personal rights, according to a recent Pew Research Center survey.
Some 53 percent of adults surveyed think the federal government threatens their own personal rights and freedoms.
System flaws, 10-year-old technology and a frustrated buying public are at the center of President Obama's health care "recall." He's enlisting the best and the brightest technicians to solve the problem.
Senators voted 81-18 and the House of Representatives voted 285-144 to stop the government shutdown and raise the nation's debt ceiling. The agreement was only a short-term solution to funding America's insatiable spending habit.
Brainerd School Board members unanimously approved a plan to improve the football, tennis, baseball and track segments of the lower athletic site. That site is built on swamp-like ground, in close proximity to the Mississippi River.