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T.W. Budig ECM Capitol Reporter The proposed Photo ID constitutional amendment on a partisan vote cleared the Senate Local Government and Elections Committee on Wednesday, Feb. 15 after sometime brisk debate. Committee Democrats — some of whom after committee accused Committee Chairman Sen. Ray Vandeveer, R-Forest Lake, of cutting them off — attacked the legislation [...]

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T.W. Budig ECM Capitol Reporter Lawmakers return to the State Capitol this week with the freedom to pack up and go home early, and arguably with compelling reasons to do so. Unlike in many recent legislative sessions, lawmakers are under no obligation to patch a leaky state budget. The state budget is running about a [...]

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