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Editorial: This idea is a bad one: Just legislate

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Minnesota legislators should learn to do their jobs and not take the easy way out with constitutional amendments, such as a supermajority requirement of a three-fifth majority for tax increases.

The supermajority amendment is simply a bad idea and demonstrates that today's legislators are becoming lazy, like taking a week off only a week after the 2012 session started. They not willing to utilize the legislative judgment they were elected for and sent to St. Paul to exercise.

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