UMR CONNECTS: After the 2016 Election, Will MN Keep Being MN

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  • Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


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Historically, Minnesota was known as one of the best governed states in the nation, if not THE best. Our political culture was thought to be just right for civil, problem-solving democratic action. Things began to change in the late 1990’s; this year’s election promises even more change. We will talk about the past—why everyone thought we were so good—then we’ll muse about this question: Can Minnesota’s fabled good politics survive Hilary vs Trump?