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June 7, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton listens to a reporter's question Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014. (Don Davis/Forum News Service)
LEGISLATURE: Dayton: 'We can't agree on anything'
June 7, 2016 - 11:32am
June 6, 2016
Ryan Visher of Madelia, Minn., tells reporters Monday, June 6, 2016, that he needs a tax break contained in legislation that was on Gov. Mark Dayton's desk. It contained property tax cuts for buildings being rebuilt, including one housing his Hope and Faith Floral, to replace ones that burned last winter. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
LEGISLATURE: Tax cuts, public works funding futures dark
June 6, 2016 - 3:48pm
May 30, 2016
Don Davis | Forum News Service
Gov. Mark Dayton drives home a point May 16.
Digging into legislation to unearth the specifics: Bills voted on during session covered wide range of issues
May 30, 2016 - 9:48pm
May 27, 2016
LEGISLATURE: The night the funding died
May 27, 2016 - 4:46pm
May 24, 2016
Mixed legislative results: Losers complain
May 24, 2016 - 8:08pm
LEGISLATURE: With bonding bill failure, status of Bemidji-area projects up in the air
May 24, 2016 - 2:32pm
May 10, 2016
Want to opt out of Real ID driver’s license? State house drops resistance
May 10, 2016 - 10:23pm
Citizen-lobbyist Rich Neumeister tells a Minnesota House committee Tuesday, May 10, 2016, that a bill to regulate police body cameras does not provide adequate accountability for police activities. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
House committee resurrects body cam regulations
May 10, 2016 - 8:49pm
Singer Prince performs in a surprise appearance on the "American Idol" television show at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood, Calif., May 24, 2006. (Reuters photo by Chris Pizzello)
Committee backs allowing Prince heirs rights to profit
May 10, 2016 - 8:40pm
May 5, 2016
With reporters, senators and others looking on, Minnesota Senate Minority Leader David Hann discusses defeat of a public works funding bill on Thursday, May 5, 2016. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota Legislature path forward unclear after bonding defeat
May 5, 2016 - 9:02pm
April 15, 2016
Red Lake Nation Day at state Capitol on Tuesday
April 15, 2016 - 1:05pm
April 14, 2016
Senate votes to eliminate buffer confusion
April 14, 2016 - 10:23pm
Bright sun and temperatures near 70 made Wednesday, April 13, 2016, a nice day to look at work on the Minnesota Capitol building dome. A $300 million, multi-year Capitol renovation is due to be mostly wrapped up by year's end. The building is mostly closed, although the House is meeting in it during the legislative session that ends next month. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota plans renovated Capitol celebration
April 14, 2016 - 10:22pm
March 17, 2016
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith
TRANSPORTATION: A better road to transportation funding. Lt. Gov., transportation commissioner hold regional meeting on transportation, say long-term approach is needed
March 17, 2016 - 8:44pm
March 15, 2016
Speaker predicts Iron Range unemployment vote this week
March 15, 2016 - 9:48pm