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This week on Almanac: author Kate DiCamillo, former lawmakers weigh in on a possible special session, Mary Lahammer has the latest on the state capitol renovations.

Air Date 7/1/16

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    Curbing Antibiotic Resistance Resistance to antibiotics is a big problem. Minnesota Health Commissioner Ed Ehlinger talked about a new strategic plan by the state to deal with it. St. Paul Police Chief Todd Axtell The new chief of police in St. Paul talked to Cathy and Eric. Controversial Capitol Art A subcommittee has finished its work on what to do with the historic art in the state capitol. Mary Lahammer has been following the year-long process and brought us a report. Paid Sick Leave Is it a good idea for local governments to require businesses to have paid sick leave policies? We heard a debate from Dan McGrath of TakeAction Minnesota and Cam Winton from the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce. A Bobby Edwards Essay Bobby Edwards says he's a pacifist. But not when it comes to bugs. Brexit Impact What might the Brexit move mean to those of us in the American Midwest? Chris Farrell from American Public Media weighed in. Garrison Keillor in 1984 KTCA did an interview with Garrison Keillor in July 1984 that ran on the MacNeil Lehrer NewsHour. We found it in the TPT archives and thought we'd play a bit for you on the day that Keillor retired. State House Partisanship The Pioneer Press crunched some serious numbers to explore the level of partisanship in the Minnesota House. Reporters David Montgomery and Rachel E. Stassen-Berger stopped by to explain what they uncovered. The Index File Section Your unanimous verdict on last week's Index File question was followed by another Minnesota history query. Then we ended the show with a clip from a July 4, 1976 Minnesota Orchestra concert conducted by Aaron Copland. The Wrap David Gillette chatted with the Almanac crew to uncover its plans for Independence Day.
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