Chaos reigned again at the close of Minnesota's legislative session. A bonding bill that was made public in the last hour of the session failed when the House adjourned before the Senate could send back an amended version of the bill. Time ran out before the Senate could rescind the amendment.
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton comments on the chaotic end of the legislative session. He has yet to sign several of the major bills that were passed in the last hours of the session including a bill that contains about 35 million dollars in tax breaks for tobacco companies, a spending bill that does not require licensed teachers for state-funded pre-k education, and a body cam bill that is very favorable to police,
The legislature failed to pass a bonding bill and a transportation bill. The governor says he is not sure if he will call a special session to consider those items.
Republican John Howe is making it a three way race in the August Republican primary in Minnesota's only open seat congressional race. He will run against Darlene Miller and Republican endorsed candidate Jason Lewis. The winner will face Democrat Angie Craig in the fall.
Grammy Award-winning artist Macklemore joined President Obama during his weekly address to discuss a disease that affects far too many Americans: addiction.