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Session Daily: House committee assignments announced for 2017-18 session

Source: Session Daily By Jonathan Avise House Speaker Kurt Daudt on Tuesday announced committee assignments for the 2017-2018 Legislature. The 27 committees, subcommittees and divisions that House Republican leadership named in late November are at the core of the legislative … Continue reading

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Lack of special session means 2017 Legislature must address unresolved issues

Hope for a special legislative session — before the new Legislature convenes on January 3 — blew up in a short public meeting Friday as Gov. Mark Dayton and House Speaker Kurt Daudt pointed fingers at each other for the … Continue reading

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MinnPost: 2017 Legislature is more ethnically diverse, but has fewer women

Source: MinnPost When 200 newly elected or re-elected Minnesota legislators take their oaths of office in January, the Legislature will look a little different than it did before. Specifically, there’ll be fewer women than there were previously, and more racial … Continue reading

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