What jumpstarts a legislator facing another long session after 4 hrs of sleep?
House Majority Leader Erin Murphy arrived for the noon session. After adjourning at 7:00 a.m., legislators were back at work 5 hours later at noon and were greeted by around a dozen advocates from both sides of the daycare unionization issue.
Rep. Peter Fischer DFL-Maplewood, greeted advocates on both sides of the daycare unionization bill as he entered the House Chamber.
A Duluth native who just barely lost Virginia's GOP gubernatorial primary said that politicians have not gone far enough in condemning the left for violence during a rally of white nationalists in Charlottesville. "I think that the left is going to try to use this as an excuse to crack down on conservative free speech," said Corey Stewart. "I think they're going to try to use this as an excuse to remove more historical monuments."