The Senate Judiciary Committee recently delved into Minnesota's Sex Offender Treatment Program and the constitutionality of the civil commitment process. On this week's program, committee chair Sen. Ron Latz, DFL-St. Louis Park, and senior Republican member Sen. Warren Limmer, R-Maple Grove, offer their perspectives on necessary action in 2014 to avoid the intervention of a federal judge.
Governor Mark Dayton and MnDOT Commission Charlie Zelle recently announced ten transportation projects funded under the new "Corridors of Commerce" program. Sen. Vicki Jensen, DFL-Owatonna, joins Julie Bartkey to explain why she spearheaded the program and future funding needs.
Finally, Minnesota entered its second wolf hunting season, and a group petitioned at the Capitol to cease the opportunity to hunt. Julie highlights their petition and Governor Mark Dayton's response.