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Capitol Chatter: Bakk suggests House OK disaster aid, then leave

Published 07/13/2012, Forum Communications

The question on everyone’s mind during a news conference about a special disaster aid legislative session was whether Republican leaders could keep their members from bringing up other issues. Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, said he had a solution: The House should pass a disaster bill during what is expected to be a one-day late-August session and then go home. That would leave the Senate to either accept what the House passed or reject disaster aid all together, an unlikely outcome.

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