Three Minute Capitol Update - Controversial Rule Changes, Silica Mining & Guns.

Capitol Update for the week of February 18th, 2013. This week the topics at the Capitol are Silica Mining/Sand Fracking hearings, the Governors budget proposal continues to draw attention as Law Makers sift through all the details, DFL's rules changes draw fire from the GOP and the debate over guns continues. PLUS we talk about the Nexus 7 tablet giveaway details.

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