Two Minnesota House district seats stayed in the same partisan column after special elections to replace lawmakers who resigned after the last election.
Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered a pair of special elections for Feb. 12 to fill two open state House seats.
Two state representatives have formally submitted their resignations, allowing Gov. Mark Dayton to set special elections to fill their seats.
Minnesota lawmakers got a strong pulse of where their constituents stand in the statewide vote on a proposed constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.