Minn. House GOP & DFL leaders define major issues Conference committees start work on the major budget bills this week. The House GOP Speaker and DFL Minority Leader outline their strategies to address the $5 billion deficit in the final six weeks of the session.11:00 a.m.
Rep. Kurt Zellers: Speaker of the Minnesota House (R-Maple Grove)
Rep. Paul Thissen: House Minority Leader (DFL-Minneapolis)
The story behind the Emancipation Proclamation David Rubenstein, managing director of The Carlyle Group, discusses why President Abraham Lincoln decided to issue the Emancipation Proclamation, and how it ended up changing the course of the Civil War and the country. Rubenstein spoke from last summer's Aspen Ideas Festival.12:00 p.m.