Vance Opperman

Vance K. Opperman is owner and CEO of MSP Communications, which publishes Twin Cities Business.

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Let’s Really Vote for President

Let’s Really Vote for President

To: Future presidential voters Independence Hall 520 Chestnut St. Philadelphia, PA 19106 Dear future presidential voters: The election for president of the United States is Dec. 14. You can’t vote.
November 4

November 4

To: Americans Independence Hall Philadelphia, Pa., USA To Whom It May Concern: Nov. 3 may be a binge day for the political class, but like a hangover, the next day
Who Ya Gonna Call?

Who Ya Gonna Call?

To: Department of Community Safety and Violence Prevention City Hall Minneapolis, MN 55402 To Whom It May Concern: If there’s something strange in your neighborhood, who ya gonna call? Well,
Coronavirus Historical Exhibits

Coronavirus Historical Exhibits

To: Mr. Kent Whitworth CEO and director Minnesota Historical Society 345 W. Kellogg Blvd. St. Paul, MN 55102 Dear director Whitworth, I am writing you because life currently has come
Return of the Coronavirus

Return of the Coronavirus

To: Dr. Robert Redfield Director U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 1600 Clifton Road Atlanta, GA 30329 Dear Dr. Redfield: This letter is addressed to you because medical experts, not
How to Lose the 2020 Election

How to Lose the 2020 Election

To: Chairman Tom Perez, Sen. Chuck Schumer, Speaker Nancy Pelosi Democratic National Committee 430 S. Capitol St. SE Washington, D.C. 20003 Dear DNC leaders: You could lose the 2020 presidential election.
Big Tech Network

Big Tech Network

Is the potential ability to bet on pro and amateur sports from the phone in your pocket a gamechanger?
SALT in the Wound

SALT in the Wound

[Reps. Emmer, Lewis and Paulsen:] Why don’t the three of you simply introduce legislation that rebates to each state the differential from what that state pays into the federal fisc, minus what it receives back?