Tina Smith

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The Long Road To Same-Sex Marriage Commemorated In Bronze

Mayor Hodges Unveils Plaque

“People can forget what it took. I hope that it will be a good reminder.” —Rep. Karen Clark who authored the law legalizing same-sex marriage in Minnesota talking about a bronze plaque unveiled at Minneapolis City Hall. Continue Reading →

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Minimum Wage Earners Should Aspire To A Better Job Says MN GOP Gubernatorial Primary Winner

Jeff Johnson talks to press after winning Minnesota's GOP Gubernatorial primary

“The minimum wage should not be what anybody aspires to, they should aspire to a career. They should aspire to a job that allows them to raise a family. The minimum wage won’t do that.” — Jeff Johnson, Republican Candidate For Minnesota Governor. Continue Reading →

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Today’s UpTake: Dayton’s Team Begins to Take Shape

Governor Tim Pawlenty and Governor-Elect Mark Dayton

No sooner did Minnesota Governor-elect Mark Dayton appear at a joint news conference with outgoing Governor Tim Pawlenty yesterday, did he begin to announce his staff for the administration that begins Jan. 3. Continue Reading →

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