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Report from governor's lunch with his incoming Lt. Gov.: “Sen. Fischbach and I had a very cordial and enjoyable lunch of Minnesota walleye and hot fudge sundaes. The Senator very graciously brought me a loaf of homemade banana bread, which I expect to devour this weekend."
Asked if she would support Gov. Dayton's policies as lieutenant gov, Sen. Michelle Fischbach says: "I seriously doubt it." But says she's not sure if that would be the job.
Sen. Michelle Fischbach says Senate legal counsel has researched the issue, says she can be both Senate president and lieutenant gov.
Gov. Dayton’s office disagrees, says 1971 constitutional amendment says one person can’t do both jobs. Has asked attorney gen for opinion.
Next twist in Franken resignation, Smith appointment: MN Senate President Fischbach says she’ll stay in Senate when she becomes Lt. Gov.
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