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District 11A Rep. Torrey Westrom (left) and District 11 Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen (right) answered questions during a town hall-style meeting in Morris on Friday. The stop was one of six the lawmakers made in the district to discuss progress in the Legislature, primarily concerning the economy.

Lawmakers: Times are tough, all must pitch in

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

Two District 11 state legislators made their annual town meeting tour Friday. While the discussions touched on many topics, the general tone was simple: Prepare to take a financial hit and look for ways to be more efficient with less money.


District 11 Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen and District 11A Rep. Torrey Westrom stopped in Morris as part of a six-city tour through the district.

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