Chuck Marohn

www.minnesotabrown.com

It's been a contentious, dramatic primary season in Minnesota.  Now we are in the road to election day Tuesday November 6th where the next Governor of Minnesota will be elected.  All year we had been meeting the people running for Governor on KAXE/KBXE and had planned a Governor's forum in Grand Rapids one week after primaries.  Unfortunately we learned neither candidate could make it.  That didn't

In this unedited, podcast only edition of Dig Deep Chuck and Aaron go deeper yet into the politics of immigration - don't forget next month Dig Deep will be hosting the candidates for governor on August 21st at the Reif Center in Grand Rapids. 

Heidi Holtan

Each month we pair our liberal commentator Aaron Brown with our conservative commentator Chuck Marohn.  They listen to each other and often agree with each other.   Immigration is being discussed on a national level - and Aaron and Chuck guide us through some of the points each political party believes. 

Heidi Holtan

 Aaron Brown and Chuck Marohn continue the conversation this week on immigration policy and immigrant labor in our economy.  Send us your thoughts!

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Heidi Holtan

In our July series we'll take up the topic of immigration with our liberal commentator Aaron Brown and conservative Chuck Marohn.  They look at their immigrant roots in MN.  They reminded us that unless you are a Native American or an ancestor of a slave - you are an immigrant in America.  What stories do you know from your family?  What DIDN'T they tell you?  We'll keep this conversation going all week and get into current immigration policies and politics. 

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Thanks to everyone who came to the live DIG DEEP event with Aaron Brown and Chuck Marohn.  Politics in Minnesota was the topic, and many gave us feedback that they understood the races a little better.  Do you appreciate that Aaron and Chuck, coming from different schools of political thought, listen and speak respectfully to each other?  Support KAXE/KBXE, and indepdendent NPR affiliate that produces groundbreaking

Chuck and Aaron Dig Deeper yet by discussing the end of the MN Legislative Session this year and the governor's vetoes. 

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Aaron and Chuck continue the conversation on the closing of major retail stores like Herberger's by looking to the future.  They differ on what should/could happen.  What do you think?  What would make your town better?  Email us! 

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When the iron mines layoff workers or shut down, we hear about programs to assist them and training to move into other jobs.  What about retail workers?  On Dig Deep liberal Aaron Brown and conservative Chuck Marohn look at those jobs and what it means.  Aaron wrote in his blog, Minnesota Brown:

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Our liberal commentator Aaron Brown from Minnesota Brown and our conservative commentator from Strong Towns Chuck Marohn wax nostalgic on department stores of their youth and then move into the impact of the closings of Herbergers Stores across the region. 

In our next segment we'll talk about the effects on workers. 

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