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Minnesota House passes Women's Economic Security Act

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ST. PAUL -- New Minnesota mothers would more likely keep their jobs under the Women's Economic Security Act, its supporters say.

The House gave the measure its approval Wednesday, 104-24, with the Senate expected to follow suit. The bill that passed is a compromise between slightly different versions the House and Senate already adopted.


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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.