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Feb 26, 2017 - Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Most Capitol observers believed the chances for ending the ban on Sunday liquor store sales were better than ever this legislative session. But getting it passed was still seen as an uphill struggle.

The legislative process is like the fire swamp in the movie "Princess Bride" - filled with shooting fire, "lightning sand" and "rodents of unusual size." (Readers can decide for themselves which Capitol players represent which dangers in this metaphor.)

The point is, bills with wide publ...