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February 15, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz, center, told reporters on Monday, Feb. 11, that he'd meet with stakeholders before announcing whether he'd drop an appeal blocking the Enbridge Line 3 project. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz takes first 'test' with Line 3 decision, MNLARS failures exposed
February 15, 2019 - 2:27pm
February 11, 2019
House Speaker Melissa Hortman, left, Gov. Tim Walz, center, and Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, right, introduce new deadlines for finance bills at the Capitol on Monday, Feb. 11, 2019.
Minnesota governor, legislative leaders set deadlines to finish nearly $50 billion budget
February 11, 2019 - 12:22pm
January 31, 2019
Dozens of Republican state lawmakers on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, stood to oppose abortion legislation considered in Virginia and signed into law in New York, saying they would block similar proposals if they were floated in Minnesota. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
'That's not going to happen here': Minnesota Republicans call abortion proposals 'barbaric'
January 31, 2019 - 4:03pm
January 11, 2019
The House floor is seen during the first day of the 2019 session of the Minnesota Legislature at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Pipeline, gun control fights return to Minnesota Capitol
January 11, 2019 - 4:24pm
December 23, 2018
File photo of a customer filling up on gas.  (Christopher Occhicone/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Minnesota’s gas tax hike debate renewed. Will this be the year?
December 23, 2018 - 5:13pm
December 15, 2018
House Democrats elected Rep. Melissa Hortman to the position of Minnesota House Speaker Thursday, Nov. 8, in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota legislative leaders strike early deal, set up a clash on key issues
December 15, 2018 - 7:53am
November 8, 2018
Minnesota Lt. Gov.-elect Peggy Flanagan, left, Gov.-elect Tim Walz, center, and Gwen Walz walk toward the Capitol Thursday, Oct. 8, in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Gov.-elect Walz says Capitol gridlock will fall to him
November 8, 2018 - 5:28pm
May 16, 2018
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa, front, listens to a reporter's question Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Looking on is Tax Chairman Roger Chamberlain of Lino Lakes. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota bonding loses, tax bill faces veto
May 16, 2018 - 4:03pm
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 12, 2018
Mnnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, there is no way to please everyone in considering how to allow farmers to mow roadside ditches. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'He finagled the system': Gov. Dayton blasts millionaire who took food stamps to make a point
April 12, 2018 - 3:24pm
November 16, 2017
Minnesota legislative leaders listen to Senate Secretary Cal Ludeman on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, as they consider how to react to a governor's veto of Legislature funding. From left are Assistant Senate Majority Leader Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls, Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa, Senate President Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville, House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown, House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin of Rogers and Rep. Chaska. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
November 16, 2017 - 1:20pm
November 8, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa announces on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, that the Senate could furlough its employees as early as Dec. 1 in a funding dispute with Gov. Mark Dayton. With Gazelka is Sen. Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls. David Oakes / Minnesota Senate
Funding dispute could force MN Senate to lay off workers Dec. 1
November 8, 2017 - 5:11pm
September 16, 2017
Editorial: Now Dayton, lawmakers have to work together
September 16, 2017 - 10:00am
July 20, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt says on Wednesday, July 19, 2017, that a judge made the right decision when he declared that Gov. Mark Dayton's veto of legislative funding was unconstitutional. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Judge says Dayton wrong when he 'effectively abolished the Legislature'
July 20, 2017 - 10:43am
July 17, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Dayton administration worries about tight budget
July 17, 2017 - 8:44am