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Sen. Scott Newman


Scott Newman
District:18
Hometown:Hutchinson
Party: Republican
E-mail:sen.scott.newman@senate.mn

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Newman has said he won't run for re-election in the fall because he will be a candidate for judge in the 1st District. Newman is serving his second term. Education: B.A., history and political science, Minnesota State University, Mankato; J.D., William Mitchell College of Law

SESSION: 2005 | 2006 | 2011
Alternative teacher licensing
Document Senate approval (02/03/2011) FOR
Ban state-funding of abortions
Document Senate approval (05/16/2011) FOR
Constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage
Document Senate Judiciary Committee approval (04/29/2011) FOR
Document Senate approval (05/11/2011) FOR
Cut higher ed, Reduce mental health services, and state government
Document Senate approval (02/03/2011) FOR
Cut state workforce by 15 percent
Document Senate passage (03/30/2011) FOR
Document Senate approval (05/18/2011) FOR
Eliminate deadline for teacher contract resolution
Document Senate Finance Committee approval (02/01/2011) FOR
Document Senate approval (02/10/2011) AGAINST
Lifting Minnesota's moratorium on nuclear power plants
Document Senate approval (02/02/2011) FOR
Make seat belt use a secondary offense instead of a primary offense
Document Senate approval (05/21/2011) FOR
Prohibit abortions after 20 weeks
Document Senate approval (05/16/2011) FOR
Reduction in mass transit funding, ban on intercity rail projects (omnibus tax bill)
Document Senate approval (05/19/2011) FOR
Repeal cap on carbon emissions
Document Senate approval (04/14/2011) FOR
Document Senate repassage (05/22/2011) FOR
Roll back higher ed funding; cap tuition
Document Senate repassage (Higher ed omnibus bill) (05/20/2011) FOR
Voter ID
Document Senate approval (04/28/2011) FOR
Document Senate repassage (05/19/2011) FOR