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October 16, 2013
Hubbard County considers temporary sales tax to help fund road projects
October 16, 2013 - 8:12am
Lawmakers don’t like online voter registration bypassing them
October 16, 2013 - 8:07am
October 11, 2013
Tax revenues mixed early in state fiscal year
October 11, 2013 - 10:54am
Auditor, researcher question Minnesota online voter registration
October 11, 2013 - 10:39am
October 4, 2013
Minnesota legislators watch as Michele Kelm-Helgen updates them Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, on progress toward construction of a new stadium. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Stadium panel approves construction
October 4, 2013 - 8:46am
September 24, 2013
Chairmen Rep. Joe Atkins of Inver Grove Heights and Sen. Tony Lourey of Kerrick listen to the state's technology security officer during a Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, hearing about MNsure. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
MNsure will check security until last minute
September 24, 2013 - 4:03pm
Prime Vikings owners Mark and Zygi Wilf look at fans lining a second-floor railing May 14, 2012, in the Minnesota Capitol as they celebrate the signing of a bill allowing construction of a nearly $1 billion stadium. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
New Jersey judge levies $84.5 million penalty on Minnesota Vikings owners Mark and Zygi Wilf
September 24, 2013 - 8:38am
September 20, 2013
Minnesota gains 1,200 jobs in August
September 20, 2013 - 9:45am
September 18, 2013
House Minority Leader Kurt Daudt, with Senate Minority Leader David Hann, said on Wednesday, Aug. 21, that Republicans would rather increase a loan repayment to schools than to repeal a new farm implement repair tax. (Don Davis/Forum News Service)
Hann ready for Republicans to take control
September 18, 2013 - 12:26pm
September 10, 2013
State Sen. Bill Weber of Luverne tells the Senate Finance Committee Monday, Sept. 9, 2013,  that money lawmakers later approved for storm relief will not make communities whole. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minn. Legislature approves disaster relief funds
September 10, 2013 - 9:04am
September 1, 2013
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk of  Cook, left, and Rep. Denny McNamara of Hastings take a break during the 2013 state fair to talk fishing. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Capitol Chatter: Politicians roll with fair punches
September 1, 2013 - 8:32pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton took a break from politics during the 2013 Minnesota State Fair to read Llama Llama Red Pajama to kids in the Education Department booth. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Special session: A failure to communicate
September 1, 2013 - 8:16pm
August 29, 2013
Worthington City Administrator Greg Clark, left, and Luverne Administrator John Call ask a legislative committee Wednesday night, Aug. 28, 2013, for aid to recover from an April ice storm. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota legislators raise questions about disaster aid
August 29, 2013 - 8:48am
August 28, 2013
President Shar Knutson of the Minnesota AFL-CIO said on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, at the Minnesota State Fair in Falcon Heights that raising the Minnesota minimum wage to $9.50 an hour is unions' top priority. Looking on is the author of a state minimum wage increase bill, Rep. Ryan Winkler of Golden Valley, a Bemidji native. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Groups launch effort to raise Minn. minimum wage
August 28, 2013 - 10:15am
August 21, 2013
Minnesota House Speaker Paul Thissen, left, and Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk announce there will be a disaster relief-only special legislative session Sept. 9. Behind them during the Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, announcement are Republican leaders Sen. David Hann and Rep. Kurt Daudt. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Farm tax cancellation not part of Minnesota special legislative session
August 21, 2013 - 12:44pm
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