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Governor Mark Dayton today released the following statement on his decision Tuesday not to appeal the Ramsey County District Court decision regarding Executive Order 11-31, which would have allowed home child care providers an opportunity to vote on whether or not to form a union: “Although I strongly disagree with the Court’s decision, I will […]

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Those who have filed for state and county offices by the deadline Tuesday include: U.S. representative, District 8: Incumbent Chip Cravaack, R-North Branch, Jeff Anderson, DFL-Duluth, Tarryl Clark, DFL-Duluth and Richard Nolan, DFL-Cross Lake. State senator, District 9: Incumbent Paul Gazelka, R-Brainerd and DFL-endorsed candidate Al Doty, Royalton. State representative, District 9B: GOP-endorsed candidate Ron […]

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Filings will close Tuesday, at 5 p.m. for those seeking a seat at the county or state level. As of Thursday, those who have filed for office and are listed on the Minnesota Secretary of State Web site include: U.S. representative, District 8: Incumbent Chip Cravaack, R-North Branch, Jeff Anderson, DFL-Duluth and Richard Nolan, DFL-Cross […]

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By T.w. budig ECM Capitol Reporter   The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), along with others, filed a suit with the Minnesota Supreme Court Wednesday,  requesting the court bar the proposed photo ID constitutional amendment from appearing on the November ballot. The proposed amendment, carried in the House by Rep. Mary Kiffmeyer, R-Big Lake, if […]

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