Concordia professor Jayne Jones says Rep. Debra Hilstrom, D-Brooklyn Center, is saying one thing but doing something else entirely when it comes to a bill that would strip legislators of their immunity from DWI arrests during the legislative session.Hilstrom says she supports the bill, but has asked ... More >>
Two DFL legislators proposed a new bill this morning that would tighten Minnesota's gun laws for convicted felons and the mentally ill, including barring firearms from those convicted of felony-level domestic assault and making it illegal for felons to carry ammunition. SEE ALSO: Law enforcement w ... More >>
Seriously?DFL state Rep. John Lesch could hardly contain his excitement yesterday on Twitter. Hearing the Minnesota Supreme Court had ruled that Gov. Tim Pawlenty had overstepped his authority by unilaterally balancing the state budget, Lesch tweeted: "Talk in the Capitol hallways is of imp ... More >>
Rep. John Lesch (DFL-St. Paul) has enlisted as an infantryman.
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