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May 30, 2018
Making a point, Gov. Mark Dayton announces on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, that had signed a public works bill funding projects across Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN lawmakers claim a bonding victory as Dayton signs with objections
May 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
May 7, 2018
Day care operator Julie Seydel says on Monday, May 7, 2018, that legislation being considered by the Minnesota Senate would help keep day care providers in business. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Senators vote to ease Minnesota child care rules
May 7, 2018 - 4:42pm
April 23, 2018
The golden Quadriga stands atop the Minnesota Capitol as legislators move toward a May 21, 2018, end of their session. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Legislative roundup: MN House votes to dump wild rice water rules
April 23, 2018 - 4:29pm
April 20, 2018
Then-Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty talks about a $34.4 billion budget proposal in 2007. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
Capitol Chatter: Pawlenty and his money back in politics
April 20, 2018 - 1:36pm
February 19, 2018
Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook is center of attention as he answers a reporter's question during a Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, Forum News Service-sponsored pre-session briefing. From left are Bakk, Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, Gov. Mark Dayton, House Speaker Kurt Daudt and House Minority Leader Melissa Hortman. David Oakes / Minnesota Senate photographer
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
February 19, 2018 - 3:03pm
February 17, 2018
Mark Dayton and Kurt Daudt. Special to Forum News Service
What do federal tax changes mean in Minn.?: Lawmakers decide if taxpayers pay less
February 17, 2018 - 10:43am
January 16, 2018
Commissioner Myron Frans of Minnesota Management and Budget announces a $1.5 billion public works proposal Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. With him is President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton announced $1.5 billion construction proposal
January 16, 2018 - 12:31pm
November 22, 2017
Tim Miller
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
November 22, 2017 - 5:50am
September 26, 2016
Letter: Klabunde supports local interests
September 26, 2016 - 7:50am
September 14, 2016
Special Session: Tax, bonding issues are urgent
September 14, 2016 - 11:52am
September 7, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton listens to a question at the Star Tribune booth at the 2016 Minnesota State Fair. He said he still hopes he can call a special legislative session. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Capitol Chatter: Dayton looks at special session again
September 7, 2016 - 1:26pm
August 3, 2016
Minnesota House candidate accuses opponent of not disclosing financial contributions
August 3, 2016 - 8:54am
July 20, 2016
Franken pushes bills to help rural health
July 20, 2016 - 9:04am
June 12, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Campaigns are on for special session
June 12, 2016 - 7:12pm
June 7, 2016
Dayton: 'We can't agree on anything'
June 7, 2016 - 11:30am