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Minn. Senators, Sviggum Fined Over GOP Brochure

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A panel of administrative law judges has found that 11 Republican state senators and former House Speaker Steve Sviggum broke a state law by distributing taxpayer-paid literature that included a political fundraising link. 104 more words

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Minn. Legislature Taps Devine For University Board

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Legislature has selected an insurance agency owner to serve on the University of Minnesota Board of Regents.

Thomas Devine was elected a regent Wednesday night during a joint House-Senate convention. 86 more words

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GOP Leaders Want Ethics Complaint Resolved Quickly

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — The Republican Senate wants to hold a hearing on the ethics complaint against Senator Geoff Michel as soon as it can. 288 more words

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Emotional 'U' Regent Steps Down

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A University of Minnesota regent has given up his position on the board after its members forced Steve Sviggum to choose between his regent post or his job with the Senate Republican Caucus. 195 more words

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U Of Minn. Regents Panel: Sviggum Has Conflict

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A committee of the University of Minnesota governing board said Friday that Regent Steve Sviggum should resign one of his two positions because of a conflict of interest. 276 more words

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U Of M Lawyer: Sviggum Has Conflict Of Interest

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — University of Minnesota Regent Steve Sviggum has a conflict of interest that can’t be resolved as long as he works for the state Senate Republican Caucus, the university’s top lawyer said in a memo Wednesday. 322 more words

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Senate GOP Doesn't Plan Campaign Brochure Hearing

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader David Senjem says he probably will not hold a Rules and Administration Committee hearing about the GOP use of taxpayer money in creating what were perceived as campaign materials. 115 more words

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