Should all kindergarten be all-day? DFL legislators and the governor agree in principle that all-day, every-day kindergarten is good for many students, but funding the program statewide carries a hefty pricetag: $160 million a year. Where should the state focus its education funds?11:06 a.m.
Alice Seagren: Minnesota education commissioner.
Mindy Greiling: Chair of the K-12 Finance Division in the Minnesota House, DFL-Roseville.
Why it's hard to keep people interested in global warming Journalist Andrew Revkin says global warming is one of those "slow drip" news stories. Revkin has been covering science and the environment at the New York Times for more than a decade, and he says it's sometimes hard to sell his editors on the latest small development in a giant story like global warming.12:06 p.m.