Senators Backs Higher Bar For Voter Amendments Proposed amendments to Minnesota's Constitution would be less frequent under a proposal backed by a state Senate committee. Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk told the Senate State Government Committee Monday that it should be harder to change the state constitution.
POLL: Did The Marriage & Voter ID Amendments On The Ballot Hurt Republican Candidates?
Reality Check: Republicans Leaders Miscalculated; Amendments BackfiredWe know now that many voters were motivated by the marriage amendment, but it was not restricted to only one party.
Minn. Voters Beat Gay Marriage Ban, Photo ID Proposals Minnesota voters turned back two constitutional amendments Tuesday, defeating proposals to ban gay marriage and require a photo ID for voting that had once been seen as likely winners.