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MN Supreme Court Could Rule Voter Photo ID Amendment Unconstitutional

Click photo to hear Justice Anderson say why he thinks the voter photo ID amendment might be unconstitutional

Opponents of a proposed “voter photo ID” Minnesota constitutional amendment argue it shouldn’t be on the fall ballot because the question put to voters is misleading. However it’s very possible that the Minnesota Supreme Court could instead just declare the entire amendment unconstitutional. Continue Reading →

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GOP Evasiveness On Voter Photo ID Leads To Court Challenge

Click on Image to watch interview about Representative Mary Kiffmeyer

An UpTake video review of how Republicans drafted and answered questions about the “voter photo ID” amendment indicates they did not want the ballot language to be very detailed and the authors have consistently sidestepped questions about the language. Continue Reading →

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Today’s UpTake: Mayors Endorse Dayton; MCN Debate In Duluth

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It’s high season for political endorsements in Minnesota. Today, mayors, county commissioners, city council members and community leaders from across Minnesota will reportedly sing their praise for Democratic-Farm-Labor candidate Mark Dayton. Continue Reading →

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