INTERVIEW: 2014 Legislative Session in Review

Updated: 05/19/2014 2:13 PM
Created: 05/19/2014 12:07 PM
By: Heidi Enninga

With the tap of a gavel late Friday night, the 2014 legislative session came to a close.

This year, lawmakers passed some big bills including the bonding bill and a medical marijuana bill.

Hamline University professor Joe Peschek joined Megan Newquist in the studio Monday morning to take a look at what was accomplished and how it will affect elections this November.

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