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March 15, 2019
Gun control supporters rallied at the Capitol on Wednesday, March 13, to urge Minnesota Senate leaders to hold hearings on a pair of bills that would restrict the purchase and possession of firearms.  Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
MN Capitol Notebook: Recreational pot bill goes down, gun control and abortion measures force impasse
March 15, 2019 - 12:28pm
March 14, 2019
Andrea Rau with Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (right) testified in favor of a bill that would ban abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy on Thursday, March 14, 2019. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
20-week abortion ban passes Minnesota Senate panel after emotional testimony
March 14, 2019 - 6:45pm
March 8, 2019
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: If you talk the talk, you'd better walk the walk
March 8, 2019 - 7:20am
March 6, 2019
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: May we never turn our back on babies
March 6, 2019 - 7:15am
March 5, 2019
Minnesota, 19 other states sue Trump administration over abortion 'gag rule'
March 5, 2019 - 4:25pm
February 25, 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
Democrats block abortion bill in Senate
February 25, 2019 - 9:27pm
February 22, 2019
President Donald Trump.  Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump administration bars family planning clinics that provide abortion referrals from $286 million program
February 22, 2019 - 8:33pm
February 16, 2019
Anti-abortion demonstrators in front of the Supreme Court during the March for Life rally in Washington, Jan. 27, 2017. Anti-abortion advocates, from grass-roots activists all the way to the White House, are taking aim at New York and other states in a bid to halt similar legislative efforts to expand abortion rights by emboldened Democratic lawmakers and to mobilize supporters ahead of the 2020 presidential race. (Al Drago/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
At least 20 abortion cases are steps from the US Supreme Court. Any one could gut Roe v. Wade.
February 16, 2019 - 8:58am
February 15, 2019
Planned Parenthood protester Mel Brandl, right, of Mounds View, talks with counter-protester Marjorie Fedyszyn of Minneapolis as a gathering outside the Vandalia Health Center in St. Paul breaks up Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017. The two agreed to pray for each other. Jamie DeLage / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Democrats call on Trump administration to delay Title X family planning rule, citing 'serious concerns'
February 15, 2019 - 3:16pm
February 11, 2019
Opponents of abortion place carnations, meant to represent performed abortions, outside the U.S. Supreme Court on the 46th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision, Jan. 22, 2019.  (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Both parties seek political advantage in a shifting legal landscape on abortion
February 11, 2019 - 10:21am
February 2, 2019
Roxane Salonen
Salonen: Covington conflict taps triple heartstrings
February 2, 2019 - 9:59am
February 1, 2019
Anti-abortion demonstrators in front of the Supreme Court during the March for Life rally in Washington, Jan. 27, 2017. Anti-abortion advocates, from grass-roots activists all the way to the White House, are taking aim at New York and other states in a bid to halt similar legislative efforts to expand abortion rights by emboldened Democratic lawmakers and to mobilize supporters ahead of the 2020 presidential race. (Al Drago/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Abortion opponents aim for first high court win in Kavanaugh era
February 1, 2019 - 12:33pm
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 30, 2019
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam gives his State of the Commonwealth speech in the House chambers at the Capitol in Richmond on January 9.  Washington Post photo by Salwan Georges.
Abortion bill sparks a GOP furor far and wide
January 30, 2019 - 9:33pm
January 25, 2019
Minnesota Gun Owners Caucus Political Director Rob Doar spoke out against gun control proposals Thursday, Jan. 25, 2019, at the State Capitol. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Abortion, gun control proposals split Minnesota lawmakers in session's 3rd week
January 25, 2019 - 5:01pm
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