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Ritchie pleased with new election laws

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Minnesota’s chief election officer was pleased with the election law changes the 2013 Legislature approved.

Secretary of State Mark Ritchie stopped in Brainerd Wednesday on his way to Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge, where he addressed the Minnesota Association of County Auditors, Treasurers and Financial Officers.


The major changes, outlined by Ritchie, were:

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Mike O'Rourke
Mike O'Rourke began his career at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1978 as a general assignment reporter. He was named city editor in 1981 and associate editor in 1999. He covers politics and writes features and editorials.
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