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For Minnesota's Senate GOP, 1 is the loveliest number

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republicans in charge of the Minnesota Senate next year have an important number to keep in mind: One.That's the size of their majority in the Senate after winning eight Democratic seats in the November election.It puts the GOP in full control of the Legislature as they set out to craft a budget with Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton.