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Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton discusses the state budget for 2018-2019. He wants to increase funding in areas such as early childhood. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
27 min 31 sec ago
MNsure executive Allison O'Toole tells reporters Nov. 3, 2016, that her agency sold more health insurance policies the first two days they were available  than it did by Thanksgiving a year earlier. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Keep or dump MNsure, or is there an alternative?
29 min 27 sec ago
Larry Pogemiller, Minnesota higher education commissioner, testifies at a Senate higher education hearing on a funding bill he said falls well below the amount Gov. Mark Dayton's wants. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
1 hour 4 min ago
Rep. Rod Hamilton, Minnesota House agriculture chairman, proposed a agriculture funding bill that would replace Gov. Mark Dayton's proposed $1 million pollinator protection account for the Department of Agriculture to with $500,000 for University of Minnesota pollinator research. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
1 hour 57 min ago
President Donald Trump smiles after announcing a permit for the Keystone XL oil pipeline while TransCanada Chief Executive Officer Russell Girling, left, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry, right, stand beside him at the White House Friday. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Pipeline opponents vow fight as Trump approves Keystone XL
2 hours 53 min ago
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) (C) walks to the House floor for the opening of a morning session as Congress considers health care legislation to repeal Obamacare at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., March 24, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
GOP scrambling for health bill votes after ultimatum from Trump
6 hours 59 min ago
March 23, 2017
Supreme Court nominee judge Neil Gorsuch testifies during a third day of his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Top Senate Democrat vows to dig in heels on Gorsuch nomination
March 23, 2017 - 1:09pm
A depot used to store pipes for Transcanada Corp's planned Keystone XL oil pipeline is seen in Gascoyne, North Dakota, January 25, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester
U.S. State Department to approve Keystone pipeline permit Friday: sources
March 23, 2017 - 11:49am
March 22, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton complains on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, that Republicans who control the Legislature are considering shifting too much money away from needs such as education and health care. Don Davis / Forum News Serviceplay button
Tax breaks, spending, buffers all in a day's debate
March 22, 2017 - 5:50pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle tell reporters Wednesday, March 22, 2017, that quick action is needed to get more than $100 million in federal transportation funds. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
March 22, 2017 - 5:38pm
The sun sets behind the Houses of Parliament after an attack on Westminster Bridge in London on March 22, 2017.      REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Trump offers U.S. cooperation, support after London attack
March 22, 2017 - 2:18pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at an event marking the seventh anniversary of the passing of the Affordable Care Act outside the Capitol Building in Washington on March 22, 2017. REUTERS
Trump appears to be losing battle ahead of health care vote
March 22, 2017 - 1:38pm
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and Deputy First Minister John Swinney listen to the referendum debate in Edinburgh, Scotland, Britain March 22, 2017. REUTERS/Russell
Scottish parliament suspends independence debate after London attack
March 22, 2017 - 11:48am
The Prairie Correctional Facility was opened to tours by the public prior to the push for legislation to reopen it in 2016. Visitors are in one of the housing units known as pods. Forum News Service file photo
Coalition continues to oppose private prison in western Minn.
March 22, 2017 - 11:02am
Jewish officials ask Minn. lawmakers for funding for security in wake of threats
March 22, 2017 - 10:43am