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Rapid buses give Twin Cities transit a boost

The new A Line connects Rosedale mall to the 46th Street Blue Line station.

New A Line represents progress, but system needs more investment.

Tell-all book falls short on Clinton facts

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton during a rally in Raleigh, N.C.

Former Secret Service officer's gossip needs to be taken with a grain of salt.


European Union

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Lori Sturdevant
Minnesota GOP needn't bow to Trump 'unity'

Guidance for races down the ballot can be found in tactics used in 1964's campaign.

John Rash
Rash Report: 'Brexit' both inward and international in scope

Officially, membership in the European Union was on the ballot, but British identity was seemingly at issue, too.


GOP finds a key to dismantle Obamacare

GOP plan also uses tax credits, offers solution for preexisting conditions.


Sack cartoon: European Union


Sack cartoon: Donald Trump's campaign


Readers Write (June 27): The U.S. Constitution, civil disobedience, disabilities, energy production, north Minneapolis, Gretchen Carlson

The U.S. Constitution: One founder's comment on keeping pace with the times


SCOTUS nondecision wrongly leaves millions in limbo

About 4 million to 5 million immigrants remain stranded and vulnerable.


PolitiFact: Did Google adjust its algorithm to hide Hillary Clinton's problems? Mostly false.

There are some queries the search engine won't autocomplete, but not just for her.


Minnesota GOP needn't bow to Trump 'unity'

Guidance for races down the ballot can be found in tactics used in 1964's campaign.


Counterpoint: I wouldn't fault Daudt. I'd fault Dayton.

From my vantage point as a former House speaker, the governor has been the one holding up results for Minnesotans in this legislative session and its aftermath.


U.S. bears some responsibility for Brexit

Contributing factors: Iraq war, housing boom, social media.


Readers Write (June 26): Gun enthusiasm, Minnesota Legislature, Garrison Keillor's retirement

Gun enthusiasm: Many of us can't reconcile just-for-fun.


Here's a way to save the legislative session

State officials should want to keep control of employment rules.


Mental health and civil liberties: Unwell and untouchable

Some who suffer refuse to acknowledge (or may not even realize) their peril – and, for legal reasons, they don't receive the help even their families see that they need.


Support the AMA as it pushes Congress on gun research

Ban on funding is based on unfounded Second Amendment fears.