Royals pitcher Ervin Santana is shrugging off speculation he will be traded before tomorrow afternoon’s non-waiver deadline. The pending free agent used Twitter to note that’s he’s still with KC in Minnesota. The Royals have also been linked to a possible deal to acquire Angels second baseman Howie Kendrick.
Minnesota legislators are winding down their 2015 session and so far the State Farm Bureau is claiming a pair of major victories.
Last week’s passage in the House of the repeal of the Estate Tax is a good first step toward real overall tax reform.
Legislation introduced last week in the Senate to give the President Trade Promotion Authority is facing opposition from a South Dakota farm group.
The House Agriculture Committee has just completed a series of four meetings regarding reauthorization of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.