The Minnesota Gun Violence Prevention Coalition, a group of faith, political, and community organizations held a news conference at the State Capitol outside of the House chambers asking the Minnesota House to act on background check legislation for gun sales.
A newspaper page with the faces of Newtown school shooting victims.
Sami Rahamim, son of the owner of Accent Signage who was killed in a shooting last year spoke at the press conference.
Amid reports that Donald Trump was in danger of not getting on Minnesota's presidential ballot, the Trump campaign says everything is in order and voters will have a chance to cast their ballot for him in November.
Interest groups spent less slightly money lobbying state government in 2015 than in the previous year, according to a report released Wednesday by the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board.