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Capitol Chatter: Does anti-bullying bill bully schools?

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ST. PAUL — Republicans say that an anti-bullying bill actually increases bullying.

They say that the bill senators passed Thursday bullies school districts by handing them an unfunded mandate.


Sen. Dave Osmek, R-Mound, said the bill delivers one main message: “In St. Paul, we know better.”

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.