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Congressional delegation fires up Democrats; many grumble as grub runs out


DULUTH -- Minnesota's Democratic congressional delegation fed red meat to state party convention delegates Saturday, saying just what any good Democrat wants to hear. Especially popular at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center was the recently passed health care law.

"It should be a basic right of everyone in the country to have basic health care," an unusually impassioned U.S. Rep. Tim Walz told delegates.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.