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.
A state judicial panel has recommended Department of Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson and three others to Gov. Mark Dayton as he looks to fill two vacancies on the Minnesota Court of Appeals.