Greg Davids, R-Preston, got a "good job" fist bumb from GOP staffer Bobby Patrick and a smile from GOP House communications director Susan Closmore for leading the charge against the DFL backed House tax bill.
Ann Lenczewski, DFL-Bloomington, chair of the House tax committee paid a surprise visit to the bills chief opponent Rep. Greg Davids, R-Preston, an opponent of the bill, during House debate of the tax bill.
Rep. Jerry Newton, DFL-Coon Rapids, right passed a bag of tiny candy bars to Rep. Joe Mullery, DFL-Minneapolis during House debate of the tax bill.
Visiting students watched from the House gallery as members raised handt to call for a roll call vote on an amendment during House debate.
Senate Republicans and their staff will be locked out of a Capitol parking ramp starting Saturday, the latest flash point between the GOP caucus and Senate Democrats who have traded jabs over the new Minnesota Senate Building.