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Minnesota politics

October 2, 2013
State looks to lay off federally paid workers
October 2, 2013 - 11:32pm
September 7, 2013
Capitol Chatter: Vikings’ financial report due soon
September 7, 2013 - 10:13pm
August 31, 2013
Bob and Jan Benson of Floodwood talk to Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk in the Minnesota Senate state fair booth during the 2013 event. Don Davis | Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Politicians roll with fair punches
August 31, 2013 - 10:31pm
August 4, 2013
Capitol Chatter: Westboro leader says picketing is ‘too late’ to save U.S.
August 4, 2013 - 12:35am
July 20, 2013
State Sen. Ingebrigtsen weighs run for governor
July 20, 2013 - 10:07pm
Capitol Chatter: Governor hopeful Johnson tries different budget approach
July 20, 2013 - 10:02pm
Minnesota Notebook : Judge considers unionization of home childcare workers
July 20, 2013 - 9:58pm
July 13, 2013
Capitol Chatter: Peterson sounds down, but no 2014 decision
July 13, 2013 - 10:51pm
July 6, 2013
Capitol Chatter: Farm groups keep on farm bill pressure
July 6, 2013 - 10:30pm
July 4, 2013
Announcing a special legislative session on July 19, 2011, Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch, Gov. Mark Dayton and House Speaker Kurt Zellers look gloomy as they end a government shutdown. Don Davis | Forum News Service
2014 election: DFL vs. GOP state budgets
July 4, 2013 - 10:19pm
June 29, 2013
State Rep. Pat Garofalo of Farmington says on Thursday that businesses around Minnesota are putting decisions on hold over a tax to begin next year on warehouses. Don Davis | Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Wellstone would have been ‘so proud’ of marriage ruling
June 29, 2013 - 10:11pm
June 22, 2013
Capitol Notebook: Political bedfellows defeat farm bill in House
June 22, 2013 - 10:11pm
June 1, 2013
In this Sept. 21, 2012 file photo, former Minnesota Gov. Jessie Ventura, wearing a shirt featuring guitarist Jimi Hendrix, speaks at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minn. Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura is back from his part-time home in Mexico and eagerly spreading the idea he could run for the U.S. presidency in 2016, Friday, May 31, 2013. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File)
Ventura dangles idea of 2016 presidential bid
June 1, 2013 - 12:22pm
May 11, 2013
Minnesota House Speaker Paul Thissen of Minneapolis listens to Minority Leader Kurt Daubt of Crown during the Thursday gay marriage debate. Don Davis | Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Political positions change based on power
May 11, 2013 - 10:06pm
May 10, 2013
Legislative Notebook: Senate OKs nickel gasoline tax increase
May 10, 2013 - 11:15pm