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February 16, 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
Minnesota lawmakers must pass own budget, but not much work mandatory
February 16, 2018 - 10:44am
February 9, 2018
Minnesota's political leaders do not always agree when they sit at the same table answering reporters' questions. Here, in a 2016 pre-session briefing, Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and House Speaker Kurt Daudt discuss a difference. They will be at the same table on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, previewing this year's legislative session. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Gov. Dayton, legislative leaders to answer questions together
February 9, 2018 - 11:50am
January 31, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: American dream to own your own land is still alive
January 31, 2018 - 10:05am
January 22, 2018
Commentary: It's time to stand up for research and extension
January 22, 2018 - 6:30am
January 17, 2018
Red Lake School District again waits for project funding
January 17, 2018 - 5:54pm
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
January 15, 2018
Rep. Rick Nolan, DFL-Crosby, and challenger Leah Phifer.
First up for 8th District: DFL candidacy: Incumbent Nolan, challenger Phifer hunt for delegates
January 15, 2018 - 6:00am
January 11, 2018
How two Minnesota GOP lawmakers derailed high-speed train plans
January 11, 2018 - 8:50pm
January 10, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tax dollars shouldn’t be used to outbid private buyers
January 10, 2018 - 9:15am
January 9, 2018
Minnesota Supreme Court hears arguments in Twin Cities school desegregation case
January 9, 2018 - 7:49pm
January 5, 2018
The Minnesota Senate on May 1, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Special legislative election takes on statewide importance
January 5, 2018 - 2:38pm
December 31, 2017
Donald Moe, photographed here in 1998, was a longtime St. Paul lawmaker. Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press
'He was a straight talker': Longtime Minn. state Sen. Donald Moe dies
December 31, 2017 - 5:55pm
December 18, 2017
Minnesota state Rep. Tim Miller
State Rep. Tim Miller ends campaign for U.S. Congress, to run for re-election
December 18, 2017 - 12:35pm
December 12, 2017
Faculty union, Minnesota State agree on new contract
December 12, 2017 - 10:09am
December 5, 2017
Bikes in the Boundary Waters Wilderness? Bill in Congress would allow it.
December 5, 2017 - 8:40pm