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Minnesota Senate Approves Health Insurance Relief Package

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s Senate has passed a bill providing relief for massive health insurance premium hikes.

But Thursday’s action on a major priority in the 2017 legislative session doesn’t mean the work is over. 109 more words

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Size Of Upcoming Minnesota GOP Senate Majority: 1

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Countless numbers will shape Minnesota’s 2017 legislative session: 201 lawmakers, a $1.4 billion surplus, a two-year budget and four months’ time. 551 more words

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GOP's Slim Minnesota Senate Majority Set After Recount

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A recount in a St. Cloud-area Senate seat gave the edge to the Republican candidate on Wednesday, sealing a long-presumed outcome: The GOP will control the Minnesota Senate — and therefore the entire Legislature — next year. 301 more words

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Recount Upholds GOP Candidate Winning Minn. Senate Seat

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A recount has upheld a Republican candidate winning a Minnesota Senate seat in the western Minneapolis suburbs.

Unofficial results from Friday’s recount show Republican Paul Anderson leading Democrat Deb Calvert in the Plymouth area race. 109 more words

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2016 Minnesota Election Directory has been updated

Source: Minnesota House of Representatives Public Information Services

The 2016 Election Directory for the 2017-2018 Minnesota Legislature has been updated and now includes a section on the Minnesota Senate. 29 more words

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New MN Senate Leader Takes Over With Slim Majority

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The state Senate’s incoming Republican majority leader is keeping the GOP’s heavy losses in 2012 in mind as he settles into his role as one of the most powerful people in Minnesota politics. 418 more words

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