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Following the passage of the historic marriage equality bill in Minnesota, Speaker Thissen was interviewed by the Washington Post. You can read the full interview here. A conversation with Minnesota House Speaker Paul Thissen on gay marriage By Sean Sullivan, Updated: May 11, 2013 Minnesota is poised to become the 12th state to legalize gay marriage after the state House signed off on it Thursday on a 75-59 vote. The bill is expected to pass the state Senate next week and Gov.