Minnesota's 37th Governor had some sharp criticisms for his Republican Colleagues during an interview with The Uptake after Capitol Conversations with Marty Owings. "This is a stain on Minnesota. We are the party of Lincoln. We are the party of Eisenhower. We should welcoming people in," says Carlson. Carlson will be campaigning against this amendment as well as the Marriage Amendment, which is also on the ballot this fall.