MPR and AP have stories on the decision by the House GOP caucus to suspend Olson from their caucus.
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Republicans in the Minnesota House have voted to suspend Representative Mark Olson from their caucus just five days before Olson is scheduled to make a court appearance. House Minority Leader Marty Seifert says caucus members voted unanimously on Thursday night to suspend Olson from the caucus. Olson was not present at the meeting. Olson is Read more →
Governor Pawlenty’s cabinet shake-up leads the digest. Finance Commissioner Peggy Ingison is leaving to take a job with Minneapolis Public Schools and DNR Commissioner Gene Merriam decided it was time to leave. Revenue Commissioner Dan Salomone says he asked for a demotion. Ingision will be replaced by Pawlenty’s deputy chief of staff Tom Hansen. Salomone Read more →