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State leaders push for more progress at MLK Day celebration

Hundreds of Minnesota residents have marched through downtown St. Paul to celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr.Afterward, city and state leaders spoke at the Ordway Center on Monday about the progress the country as made, as well as the inequalities that still exist.Speakers included U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith. Poverty, justice and discrimination were among the topics.