MORNING UPDATE: Minnesota rules on city employees running for public office trump rules in Duluth
Published 09/22/2012, Duluth News Tribune
Duluth’s charter requires city employees to take a leave of absence if they seek almost any political office. Yet Erik Simonson remains on the job as an assistant chief for the Duluth Fire Department as he continues his campaign to become District 7B’s next state representative. What gives?Word count: 227
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