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Langseth: Governor's criticism was 'distorted'

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After recent comments by Gov. Pawlenty accusing state Sen. Keith Langseth of an inability to say no to bonding projects, Sen. Langseth called those accusations "distorted."


"I'd like to set the record straight," said Sen. Langseth, DFL-Glyndon, who serves as chair of the Senate Capital Investment Committee.

"There were more than $3.4 billion in bonding requests for this year's bill. I said no to $2.5 billion in requests and the governor said no to $2.6 billion.

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