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The politicking begins once the legislative session ends

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Every seat in the 134-member Minnesota House is up for re-election this year, and lawmakers are already crafting their talking points to voters.


Democrats say one-party rule helped deliver key agenda items for Minnesota. But Republicans say the DFL overreached.

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