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MN Voter Restriction Amendment Would be ‘Double Whammy’ for African-American Seniors

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Marchers against the controversial voter restriction amendment on the November ballot gathered for a demonstration. These opponents compare the amendment to voting restrictions in the civil rights era. Continue Reading →

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Tribal IDs Might Not Be Valid If MN Voter Restriction Amendment Passes

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Former Minneapolis School Board member and citizen of the White Earth Nation Peggy Flanagan says her tribal ID may be invalid if Minnesota voter restriction constitutional amendment passes. She’s prepared to take legal action if it passes. Continue Reading →

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Voting Rights Should Have Been Resolved During Civil Rights Era

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An attack on voting rights is an emotional issue for Dr. Josie Johnson, a veteran of the Civil Rights movement in the 1960s. Johnson spoke about the consequences of Voter Photo ID legislation during a town hall meeting sponsored by Congressman Keith Ellison. Continue Reading →

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100,000 Conversations, 100 Days To Vote NO Say Marriage Amendment Foes

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MN United for All Families is making a big push to get more numbers on their side. Getting people to vote no isn’t about numbers or economics-Minnesotans, they feel, need to look around to see how this will affect those in their everyday life. Continue Reading →

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Franken: Humphrey Would Oppose Voter Photo ID, Anti-Gay Marriage Amendments

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Senator Al Franken at the dedication of a Hubert Humphrey memorial statue says the the former Vice President would be oppose discriminatory legislation such as the voter photo ID and anti-gay marriage constiutional amendments Minnesotans will be voting on this fall. Continue Reading →

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