Bipartisanship and birds: It's all in the bag for pheasant opener

  • Article by: DOUG SMITH , Star Tribune
  • Updated: October 16, 2011 - 12:43 AM

The governor and House Speaker teamed for a "perfect morning" and lots of laughs.

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nitewindOct. 15, 11 8:01 PM

I'm glad you boys had a good time. Meanwhile, Rome is burning.

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pinelakelindOct. 15, 11 8:24 PM

Glad that our hardworking Governor had a relaxing day hunting!!!

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dpnickelOct. 15, 11 9:06 PM

I am glad to see the governor and other legislators in greater Minnesota. Rural Minnesota has much to offer in different forms of recreation and the outdoors.

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abyz4321Oct. 15, 11 9:19 PM

Those stints at B and H probably made the shots less shaky.

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nw5746Oct. 15, 1110:06 PM

nitewind - actually I believe Rome is outside the Minnesota border so I think the group had the right to enjoy a nice Minnesota fall day.

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RF6700Oct. 16, 11 7:19 AM

Dayton doesn't seem like the hunting type. It's good to see liberals out having a good time hunting instead of trying to confiscate our guns.

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bluewing49Oct. 16, 11 7:40 AM

Rep Collin Peterson! He should be holding meetings behind closed doors to see how much more damage he & his land barrens can do to the remaining wetlands and habitat we have left. Interesting, a photo shoot to be seen in the outdoors once again. But I'm your friend, a sportsman and I belong to all the major conservation organizations! Bottom line is Collin is "big ag" and not our a friend of the sportsman or our critical habitat.

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casseroleOct. 16, 11 8:02 AM

How can they hunt the very public lands that they are pulling support for? Seems like a day of hypocrisy.

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gregdeereOct. 16, 11 9:20 AM

I didn't see Dick Cheney in any of the photos.

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squirrelpoacOct. 16, 11 9:47 AM

Maybe if the two parties would get together more often in a none political situation they would learn how to relate to each other. This could lead to actually working together to run this state instead of drawing a line in the sand and fighting about everything.

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