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Fake Service Animal Punishment Bill Passes In Minn. Senate

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — People who pass their pets off as service animals in Minnesota may soon face a $100 fine under a proposed law. 119 more words


Students Demand Minn. Senate Address Gun Violence

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A group of high school students briefly shut down a Minnesota Senate committee hearing by calling on lawmakers address gun violence in schools. 114 more words


Senate Approves Bill Requiring Strict Oversight, $10M In Fixes For MNLARS

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Senate has passed a bill Monday that will add strict oversight and nearly $10 million in funding to fix the state’s computer system for vehicle licensing. 215 more words


Dems Hold Minn. Senate Seat In High-Stakes Election

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Democrats in Minnesota held on to a state Senate seat in a rare Monday special election, preserving their hopes of retaking the chamber later this year. 407 more words


Dems Eye State Senate Control & House Upset In Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota voters were choosing successors Monday for two legislators who resigned amid sexual harassment allegations, as Democrats sought to remain in striking distance of taking back the state Senate and add a solidly Republican state House seat to their list of upsets leading up to the midterms. 282 more words


What is on my mind today? Ghostwriting for Governor Jesse Ventura

What is on my mind today? The woman of many voices.

I spent many years working in government as a ghost writer.  Often, it is the task of a communications writer to be the written voice of others. 363 more words

What Is On My Mind Today

GOP Majority Leader Threatens Gov. Dayton With Senate Shutdown

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota’s Republican Senate leader says he is preparing to lay off staffers and close down the Senate if a budget impasse with the Democratic governor goes much longer. 176 more words