Bemidji joins national Tax Day Tea Party
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The statues of Paul Bunyan and Babe serving as a backdrop, more than 350 people rallied Wednesday for lower taxes and less government.
Part of a national Tax Day Tea Party held in hundreds cities, the Bemidji protesters picked the annual April 15 income tax filing deadline to signal "enough is enough."
On a platform in front of the famous Lake Bemidji statues, Ken Cobb said they were an icon for northern Minnesota -- a mythical icon.
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