What’s on your mind?

Alma Marin, New Ulm: “I think the longer it goes on, more people will realize what a bad president we have.”
Barbara Roby, New Ulm: “Just build it. Get it over with.”
Carl Zeidler, New Ulm: “It’s unfortunate especially for those who have family who work for the federal government.”
Christine Olson, Madelia: “I think it’s ridiculous. It’s just showmanship.”
Jerry Chamberlain, New Ulm: “It’s totally unnecessary. They can fund all regular functions and debate border security separately.”
Mark Lindquist, New Ulm: “This is a terrible price to pay for negotiation.”

What are your thoughts on the record-long government shutdown?