Public safety chief assesses the state's emergency response Minnesota's twin disasters, the bridge collapse and southeastern flooding, have tested the state's emergency response. Public Safety Commissioner Michael Campion has said he expects the federal response may be strained by disasters beyond the state's borders.9:06 a.m.
Michael Campion: Minnesota's commissioner of public safety.
The Midmorning book club: Pride and Prejudice Jane Austen is as close to a literary rock star as any author who lived in the 18th century. She inspires two new movies this summer. The Midmorning book club examines "Pride and Prejudice" with an author who has researched the era, down to the its card games.10:06 a.m.
David Shapard: Editor of "The Annotated Pride and Prejudice."