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By Matt Kibbe
The short-term deal will assure long-term overspending
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Mary Carlsen
One Minnesota governor hopeful framed his open concession to raise taxes as his "Walter Mondale moment."
"It's gutsy to say you are going to raise taxes, and I think those who said they would will be more likely to get my support," Miss Carlsen said. "We have lost track of our common purpose in this state."