NEWS DAY | Census jobs - more than Shakopee / For-profit education rip--offs / more

Census jobs - where? The census will hire 1,000 temporary workers in the Shakopee area, reports AP in the Pioneer Press and on MPR. Why is Shakopee such a key area? Maybe it isn’t.

Update: For-profit schools, student debt, and worse For-profit educational institutions are ripping off students and taxpayers, according to an important report in Washington Monthly.
Collin Peterson, Dick Day, election updates
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Mary Turck (maryturck [at] gmail [dot] com) is a freelance writer, editor, teacher, and lifelong activist, and former editor of the TC Daily Planet.