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Now that the budget compromise deal has passed we find that this deal cuts benefits for our military veterans. Of all of Minnesota’s members of Congress, only Michele Bachmann and Keith Ellison voted against the compromise.

Ellison did not like it because he wanted to raise taxes and not make federal employees pay for part of their health benefits while Bachmann wanted to hold the line on our increasing debt and do more about reducing the annual deficit.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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