Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr holds the door open for state worker Kurt Rusterholz, left, as he returns to work after the state government shutdown ended Thursday, July 21,... more 
Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr holds the door open for state worker Kurt Rusterholz, left, as he returns to work after the state government shutdown ended Thursday, July 21, 2011, in St. Paul, Minn. At right are Landwehr's wife Patty Landwehr and son Hunter, 13, who were on hand to help welcome the workers back with homemade cookies. (AP Photo/Genevieve Ross) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Genevieve Ross
Thu, Jul 21, 2011 11:02 AM EDT