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Video Replay & Transcript: MN Secretary Of State Candidates Forum At University Of Minnesota

MN Secretary Of State Candidate Forum At U of MN

Is it “Express Lane Voting” or “Warmed Over Voter ID”? Minnesota Republican secretary of state candidate Dan Severson touts his “express lane voting” idea. Democratic candidate for secretary of state Steve Simon says that’s a bad idea.
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Sec Of State Candidate Severson Apparently Confused On Absentee Ballot Law

Dan Severson

Minnesota Republican endorsed secretary of state candidate Dan Severson claims the new “no-excuse” absentee ballot legislation which allows any registered voter to absentee vote without an excuse specifically excludes military personnel from this privilege, requiring them to provide an excuse. The secretary of state office says Severson is wrong. Continue Reading →

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Today’s UpTake: Republican Rift, FBI Raids, AFL-CIO Rallies

Mick Kelly, peace activist

Today we’ll bring you Governor Tim Pawlenty discussing the need for addressing flood relief for southern Minnesota; appearances by Senator Amy Klobuchar and gubernatorial candidate Mark Dayton at the AFL-CIO convention, and this afternoon’s much anticipated FBI protest. Continue Reading →

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Mark Ritchie’s GOP Challenger Dan Severson

Dan Severson after a debate with Mark Ritchie

Minnesota Republican State Representative Dan Severson talks with The UpTake’s Mike McIntee following a Secretary of State debate with DFLer Mark Ritchie. We try to clarify some things Severson said during the debate about the Minnesota US Senate recount, photo IDs for voters and get his views on the tea party. Continue Reading →

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