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Protect data privacy — and students

This article originally appeared on the Star Tribune website on May 12, 2022. You can find the original here. Proposed legislation would place new restrictions on tech companies and school districts. By Editorial Board Star Tribune Opinion editor's note: Editorials...

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We should treat, not punish, troubled vets

We should treat, not punish, troubled vets

Updated: Dec 14, 2021 This article originally appeared in the Star Tribune on April 1, 2021. You can find the original here. We seek to expand access to a restorative sentencing structure. "I am not a victim. I am a proud wife of a man that honorably served his...

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Community Conversation with Erin Preese

Community Conversation with Erin Preese

Updated: Sep 23, 2020 Sandra welcomes Erin Preese, candidate for House District 58A in Lakeville. Erin is a teacher at an elementary school in Lakeville and has served as a leader for the non-partisan gun violence prevention organization, Moms Demand Action, at the...

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Feist, Vogel seek seat in House District 41B

This article originally appeared on ABC Newspapers on September 25, 2020. You can find the original here. The DFL’s Sandra Feist and Republican Ronald Vogel are vying for the House District 41B seat. The seat is currently held by DFL Assistant Majority Leader Mary...

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Reflections as a Hurricane Katrina Evacuee, 15 Years Later

Reflections as a Hurricane Katrina Evacuee, 15 Years Later

Fifteen years ago, I evacuated New Orleans with a change of clothing and my law school books. It was a cloudless, sunny day and the only indication of Hurricane Katrina was the long lines of cars snaking into the streets from the gas stations. My friends and I drove...

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