I am sure that there are people in this caucus who would have a hard time voting for both [gay marriage and gun control].

May 14, 2013

Minnesota state representative Michael Paymar, explaining how shelving his controversial gun-control bill may have made it easier for rural area Democrats in the legislature to vote for a bill legalizing same-sex marriage. Yesterday, the senate passed same-sex marriage and Gov. Mark Dayton is expected to sign the bill into law today.