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Congressman Ellison to hold forum on proposed Voter ID amendment

The Ellison community forum will be Aug. 6.

Congressman Keith Ellison will hold an Aug. 6 community forum on the proposed Voter ID amendment that will be on the Minnesota ballot in November.

Spoiler alert: Ellison is against it.

The forum is Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Sabes Jewish Community Center, 4330 S. Cedar Lake Road, St. Louis Park.

He’ll be joined by DFL State Rep. Steve Simon, Dr. Josie Johnson, Mai Thor and Alex Erickson.

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Their goal: “to inform Minnesotans about the photo ID amendment’s dangerous consequences and how they can take action to defeat it.”