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May 27, 2017
Rep. Dean Urdahl of Grove City tells Minnesota House colleages early Friday, May 26, 2017, that his public works funding bill is "pretty good."  Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton to decide whether to OK spending plan by Tuesday
20 hours 56 min ago
May 19, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt leads a group of fellow Republicans to the governor's office Monday morning,  May 19, 2017, to resume budget talks. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota budget talks resume
May 19, 2017 - 6:58pm
May 10, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton briefs the media Tuesday, May 9, 2017, about budget negotiations with Republicans who control the Legislature. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN Legislature moves on budget, without governor deal
May 10, 2017 - 7:03am
May 2, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton talks to people attending a Capitol celebration of the 50th anniversary of the state Human Rights Department Thursday, April 27, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Real state budget talks start with Minnesota two-step
May 2, 2017 - 9:35am
May 1, 2017
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson meets Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, with the Diversion Authority, in the Fargo City Commission Room. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Peterson wants to stay in Congress; Nolan still thinking
May 1, 2017 - 9:25am
April 21, 2017
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
April 21, 2017 - 10:43am
April 8, 2017
A Minnesota House committee meets during the first half of the 2017 legislative session. Many decsions lawmakers make are not controversial. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Who says lawmakers can't agree?
April 8, 2017 - 4:25pm
April 5, 2017
State Auditor Rebecca Otto takes part in a Minnesota Executive Council meeting this summer when the group approved a 30-day disaster declaration for flooded counties. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota state auditor goes after 2 private county audits
April 5, 2017 - 9:27am
April 4, 2017
Private school credits will not count at public schools
April 4, 2017 - 12:52pm
March 19, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said his water quality law has gained good traction throughout the state, with nearly 75 percent of counties in compliance with buffer laws eight months before deadline. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Serviceplay button
Buffer strips ahead of deadline; Dayton opposes big changes to law
March 19, 2017 - 1:59pm
March 15, 2017
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' doesn't make sense
March 15, 2017 - 1:11pm
March 8, 2017
College loan aid examined as way to help Greater Minnesota
March 8, 2017 - 9:46am
Judy Randall and David Kirchner of the Minnesota Legislative Auditor's Office tell a Minnesota legislative committee Monday, March 6, 2017, that standardized tests given in schools have value, but they could be improved. Don Davis / Forum News Serviceplay button
Audit: Educators do not understand how to use test results
March 8, 2017 - 8:36am
February 22, 2017
Members of the Minnesota House voted Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, to pass a bill allowing Sunday liquor sales. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
February 22, 2017 - 10:37am
February 5, 2017
MN Republican legislators take aim at reshaping state's Public Utilities Commission
February 5, 2017 - 11:05am
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