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House Democrats press ahead on paid family and medical leave

ST. PAUL, Minn, (AP) — Activists and Democratic legislative leaders say the growing coronavirus outbreak brings new…

Rep. Considine touts 2 prison-related bills passed by state legislature

(Mankato, MN) – Representative Jack Considine credits bi-partisan support for getting two bills passed in the Minnesota…

Minnesota House votes to eliminate ‘marital rape exception’

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House has voted to eliminate a defense that prevents people…

Four lanes for 14: Bill aims to expand highway between New Ulm & Nicollet

(St. Paul, MN) – A bill introduced in the state legislature yesterday would fund a four-lane expansion…

Podcast: Rep. Clark Johnson on why we need an aggressive bonding bill, the 169 levee project, and why it’s a bad idea to combine bills

(Mankato, MN) – Clark Johnson talked to SouthernMinnesotaNews.com about the bonding bill, the Highway 169 levee project…

Podcast: Clark Johnson on the Tax Plan, Gun Safety, Child Care and Bonding

(Mankato, MN) – Minnesota State Representative Clark Johnson spoke to SouthernMinnesotaNews.com to discuss issues important to his…



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