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Gov. Tim Walz and three predecessors shoot ad asking for "decency," patience after election.
GOP hopes to provide conservative bulwark; DFL wants full control.
DFL-aligned groups have outspent the GOP so far.
The hernia surgery was successful and minimally invasive, campaign manager Tom Szymanski said. Doctors expect Lewis to be released from the hospital in a couple of days.
The race between U.S. Rep. Angie Craig and newcomer Tyler Kistner was shaping up as a heated but fairly typical swing district battle until September, when it veered into unfamiliar territory.
GOP hopeful Tyler Kistner said he'll take the case to the U.S. Supreme Court to force a special election later.
The governor highlighted job creation as he signed the measure.
Republicans say they'll loosen virus rules if they win control of Legislature
The victory for bipartisanship ahead of Election Day came despite the odds.
The legislation, approved 100-34 with the help of 25 Republicans, now heads to the state Senate. Lawmakers and construction industry workers described it as an economic stimulus package that could create thousands of jobs in the pandemic.