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  •  He did (3+ / 0-)

    David Fitzsimmons, the "civil marriage" amendment author, did indeed vote in favor of same-sex marriage.

    Of the infamous "Override Six" from 2006, only Rod Hamilton is still in the Republican caucus. Ron Erhardt last the GOP nomination in 2008 but ran as an independent, losing by just a few percent to Keith Downey. In 2010 he tried for the DFL endorsement and didn't get it. In 2012 he once again went for the DFL endorsement, won it, and was elected to the seat he had previously held as a Republican.

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