2020 election

Eight years ago, Minnesota Republicans pushed to require voter ID in the state's elections. They plan to take up the issue again this year.

"It's a bill I will be writing in the next two or three weeks," said Sen. Scott Newman, R-Hutchinson. "In a nutshell, what I will wind up doing is taking the bill that I wrote in 2012 that was for a constitutional amendment. I will turn it into a bill for a statutory revision."