Follow the money. It is as sure a path as any to discovering truth in politics. So let’s do it. We can’t do a performance review of Minnesota’s first-term legislators without putting campaign contributions under the microscope. That job is easier now than it’s ever been.
Here is how: Click here for House members and here for senators. Find a name and click on it. Dig as deep as you please, and share anything of note in the comments or using the form below. No detail or curiosity is too small.
You can track the progress of this exercise through an email list created specifically for this project and by following my public reporting diary. You can also read more on what I’m up to with this first-term lawmaker project. If you know somebody who might enjoy a little digging themselves, please pass this post along.