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Election didn't affect the Legislature

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Even though the state's voters gave Republicans a significant addition to their legislative majorities, the election will have little impact on the workings of the 2011 legislative session.

The truth is that the Republicans didn't need to gain any seats to have their way in state policy decisions. Consequently, the election will have minimal impact on the direction the state will be marching in the next biennium.

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