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2013

November Common Ground E-Newsletter
Nov. 27, 2013, midnight

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Common Ground E-Newsleter
Oct. 10, 2013, 9:16 a.m.

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August Common Ground E-Newsletter
Aug. 9, 2013, 12:10 a.m.

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Intern Spotlight: Manonh Soumahoro
Aug. 6, 2013, midnight

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May Common Ground E-Newsletter
May 30, 2013, 1:19 p.m.

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April Common Ground E-Newsletter
April 26, 2013, 12:25 p.m.

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Hotdish #1: The Bachmann Recipe
April 26, 2013, 10:59 a.m.

<p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"> What comes to mind when you think of Minnesota? Hockey? Lakes? Maybe the movie “Grumpy Old Men”? How about Hotdishes? </p>

Sen. Max Baucus will not be seeking reelection in 2014
April 23, 2013, 12:13 p.m.

<p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"> As of this morning, Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont.,has joined an increasingly long list of senators that will not seek reelection in 2014. </p>

Why Harry Reid Voted No - And Other Interesting Things from Wednesday's Vote
April 19, 2013, 4:31 p.m.

<p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"> After Wednesday's vote in the Senate on President Obama's proposed gun bill, the Internet was rife with mixed emotions. </p>

A Vote Smart Guide to the Keystone XL Pipeline
March 29, 2013, 9:28 a.m.

The Keystone XL Pipeline: it's been dominating headlines for what seems like forever...

2012

VoteEasy Tool Launched in Montana
Sept. 7, 2012, 10:03 a.m.

Volunteer Spotlight: Janet Paduhovich
June 26, 2012, 8:53 a.m.

Are you a member of Project Vote Smart? Are you interested in contributing your time to volunteering? Member Janet Paduhovich tells us about her experience volunteering for 2-weeks at the Great Divide Ranch. <br> For more information on our Member Volunteer Program,&nbsp;<a href="http://votesmart.org/member-internships" target="_blank">click here</a>.&nbsp; <br>

2011

'Supercommittee' misses deadline
Nov. 22, 2011, 1:19 p.m.

The U.S. Congress Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction&nbsp;was established with the goal of improving both the short and long term financial outlook of the US and reducing the deficit “...by at least $1,500,000,000 over the period of fiscal years 2012 to 2021” But they missed their deadline...