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Democratic Rep. Nora Slawik, of Maplewood, speaks Sunday to about 50 people during a legislative update at R.H. Stafford Library. Bulletin photo by Mike Longaecker

Woodbury residents told to expect 'rough ending' at Legislature

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Rep. Mindy Greiling asked a roomful of people attending a legislative update at R.H. Stafford Library for a show of hands: Should lawmakers finish this session on time no matter what, or should they stand behind their convictions in the face of a government shutdown?


Nearly every hand in the room shot up in support of fighting on.

Woodbury resident Russ Nynas was among those calling on Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and DFL lawmakers to back their convictions.

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Michael Longaecker
Mike Longaecker is editor of the Woodbury Bulletin. His coverage includes local crime, legislative activity and prep sports. You can follow him on Twitter at @Longaecker
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