Briana Bierschbach

This week on Making Sausage we welcomed Briana Bierschbach from MinnPost and our longtime DFL commentator Colleen Nardone for a conversation about the appointment of Lt. Governor Tina Smith to Senator Al Franken's seat. 

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Minn Post reporter Briana Bierschbach broke the story of sexual harassment in the MN Legislature in November of 2017.  Senator Dan Schoen (D) of St.

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At the end of the last MN Legislative session Governor Mark Dayton did something no governor has done before.  Many before him have vetoed bills, line-item vetoed elements of omnibus bills....but none have vetoed the budget of the Legislature in general. 

It's caused quite a stir that can be difficult to understand, that's why we called in Minn Post reporter Briana Bierschbach to help us make heads or tails of it. 

Briana Bierschbach - Minn Post

This morning Briana Bierschbach talked with us about her latest MinnPost article where she looks at the legacy of Governor Mark Dayton's judicial appointments.  Our DFL commentator Colleen Nardone also joined us. 

Briana Bierschbach - Minn Post

Today we tried to figure out what exactly happened during the MN Session.  We  talked with Briana Bierschbach's  about her latest Minn Post article:

To be continued: Dayton's budget moves set up another showdown with legislative Republicans

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