Citizens offer solutions to the state budget Minnesota Public Radio News is hosting a week-long discussion on Minnesota's long-term budget problems. The online conversation is based on a recent series of workshops held around the state. They were sponsored by the Citizens League, the Bush Foundation and other groups.11:00 a.m.
Peter Hutchinson: President of the Bush Foundation. Hutchinson served as state finance commissioner during the 1980s. He was the the Independence Party's gubernatorial candidate in 2006.
America's long and complicated history in the Middle East Historian and author Jeremi Suri speaks at the Minnesota History Center about America's long and complicated history in the Middle East, from Iraq in the 1920's to the present day, and how they have laid the foundation for what is happening in the region today.12:00 p.m.