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The Minnesota Senate Thursday passed an increase in funding to the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). The bill, which passed Wednesday in the House, was headed to the governor’s desk for his signature.


In the Senate, Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, supported a motion to suspend the rules and take up the emergency relief bill.

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