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Northwoods Politics: House speaker gets payback

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Northwoods Politics: House speaker gets payback
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher wields a lot of power in her House DFL Caucus, and members know that as she's now running for governor.

While Republicans like to tie her to the liberal Twin Cities faction, Kelliher is quick to cite her rural roots growing up on a southern Minnesota farm. She's also got the Bemidji area's lawmakers in her camp. Click here to read Brad Swenson's Northwoods Politics blog.

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