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New year, new Legislature: session open hints at priorities, discord

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — In a day devoted to the ceremonial transfer of power at Minnesota's Capitol, a Legislature now under complete Democratic control offered early clues Tuesday of the priorities and skirmishes that lie ahead.


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