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Minnesota House Speaker Paul Thissen of Minneapolis listens to Minority Leader Kurt Daubt of Crown during the Thursday gay marriage debate. Don Davis | Forum News Service

Capitol Chatter: Political positions change based on power

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ST. PAUL — The gay marriage debate illustrates how being in or out of power affects how politicians look at the world.


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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.