Peter Callaghan

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MN's Democratic Secretary of State Steve Simon faces an uphill battle. He is supporting a bill to move Minnesota into a vote-by-mail state during periods of peacetime emergency due to infectious disease outbreaks. There would still be polling places on election day for same day registration and limited in-person voting.

MN House DFL via MinnPost

We talked to Peter Callaghan this week - he covers state government for MinnPost.  He recently had an article that looked into the politics of legalizing recreational marijuana - especially as it relates to MN's DFL party. From his article:

Peter Callaghan from MinnPost

Peter Callaghan joined us this morning for Making Sausage.  We talked budget stalemate, opioid bill, the Help America Vote Act and what the end of a legislative session. 

Peter Callaghan from MinnPost

We checked in with Peter Callaghan from Minn Post this morning about where the MN Legislature has been and what they've got left to do.

Peter Callaghan from MinnPost

Minn Post state government reporter Peter Callaghan was our guest this morning - he's been covering the start of the MN Legislative Session and told us about the gun legislation being proposed and how the parties feel about it, recent press conferences including the bipartisan MN response to partial federal government shutdown - as well as information on the four MN Republican House members