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Minnnesota politicians disagree on Obama team -- Klobuchar loves it, Coleman hates it, Peterson mostly positive

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ST. PAUL - The initial phases of president-elect Barack Obama's economic plan met a mixed Minnesota reaction.

The state's two U.S. senators did not agree.


Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., said that Obama "is putting together the best and brightest" economic experts to lead the country out of its current rut.

But Sen. Norm Coleman, R-Minn., warned that he fears Obama's economic proposal "simply increases spending."

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