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Published December 03, 2012, 12:00 AM

Mac Schneider, D-Grand Forks

North Dakota state Sen. Mac Schneider, D-Grand Forks, laughs as he listens to remarks by a colleague shortly after he was elected as the minority leader of the North Dakota Senate Democrats on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, during a meeting at the state Democratic headquarters in Bismarck, N.D. Schneider succeeds Ryan Taylor in the job. Taylor, a Towner rancher, ran unsuccessfully for North Dakota governor last fall and did not seek re-election to the North Dakota Senate. At left is state Sen. Philip Murphy, D-Portland. (AP Photo/Dale Wetzel)
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