OUR VIEW: Reasonableness nowhere to be found in shutdown
Suddenly last week, government got real in Minnesota.
With the state hurtling toward a government shutdown, folks who might otherwise equate Capitol updates with white noise began to say, "Oh, no. Is this going to affect me?"
For many, it did.
A list of the governor's essential services reflected the multitude of ways government - and only state government, at that - impacts Minnesotans.
Consider just a few impacts: