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Pre-holiday calm settles in at Capitol before Dec. 4 ‘storm’ hits

A pre-session calm is manifest at the Capitol this Thanksgiving-shortened week. While the recount continues around the state, there are no scheduled meetings for the state Senate.

A pre-session calm is manifest at the Capitol this Thanksgiving-shortened week.

While the recount continues around the state, there are no scheduled meetings for the state Senate. And only one — a Commerce and Labor Committee hearing with a Wakota Bridge progress report Tuesday morning — in the state House.

The state budget forecast — not expected to be good news going into the session — comes next week, Dec. 4.