It’s been 8 years since Minnesota had a First Lady, but Gwen Walz knows politics and policy – and she’s also embracing her new role in the Governor’s Residence. Fellow soccer mom, Mary Lahammer, toured her private office in the Summit Avenue mansion as the First Family settles into their new life. Over coffee and cupcakes, they talked about her priorities, including restoration of felon voter rights.

Speaking of cupcakes, discover more about Gov. Walz’s rather controversial opinion about that last muffin left in the box in this interview with David Gillette.