At Issue Jan. 1: 2023 legislative preview, DOT to investigate Southwest Airlines over holiday flight cancellations

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In this week’s At Issue, 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS chief political reporter Tom Hauser breaks down what to expect in the 2023 legislative session, with Democrats controlling the House, Senate and Governor’s office. This could include legalization of recreational marijuana and sports betting, as well as debates on how to use the state’s $17.6 billion surplus.

Hauser later sits down with political analysts to discuss the 2023 legislative year.

We also break down the U.S. Department of Transportation’s investigations into Southwest Airlines after thousands of flights were cancelled over the holidays.

5 EYEWITNESS NEWS also takes a look at St. Paul’s proposed sales tax.