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August 18, 2013
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk tells reporters Friday night, Aug. 16, 2013, that during the weekend that legislative and governor staff members will see if there is a way to transfer money for disaster relief so a special session can be avoided. Watching are Republican leaders Kurt Daudt, left, and David Hann. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Leaders change direction: Try to avoid special session
August 18, 2013 - 9:36am
August 17, 2013
Minnesotans lead financial roundtable
August 17, 2013 - 3:00pm
DL native is influential in Washington
August 17, 2013 - 1:00pm
August 16, 2013
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, that he plans to meet with legislative leaders Friday to work on a deal that could lead to a special legislative session next month. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Talks set to deal with special session details
August 16, 2013 - 9:36am
August 14, 2013
Opponents of a wolf hunting season listen to a speaker Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, explaining opposition to the hunt. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Group wants Minn. wolf hunt canceled
August 14, 2013 - 1:14pm
Dayton suggests special Minnesota legislative session rules
August 14, 2013 - 8:47am
August 13, 2013
MN Notebook: GOP leader wants open tax change hearings
August 13, 2013 - 8:13am
August 8, 2013
Gov. Mark Dayton talks to a Farmfest audience near Redwood Falls, Minn., Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. Later, he told reporters that he has asked for an investigation to make sure the family that owns the Minnesota Vikings did not lie to the state in stadium negotiations. He also said he hopes to call a special legislative session for Sept. 9 to appropriate disaster aid. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Special session could dump ag tax
August 8, 2013 - 2:56pm
U.S. Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota wrote much of an energy sectioin of the Senate-passed farm bill. Here, he is watched by Under Secretary Doug O'Brien of the U.S. Department of Agriculture during a Farmfest forum. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota leaders renew debate about renewable fuels
August 8, 2013 - 9:30am
August 1, 2013
State projects property taxes will fall $121 million next year -- GOP leaders disagree
August 1, 2013 - 11:19am
July 24, 2013
Jeff Johnson, center, chats with Mike and Jodie Herzog, left, and Mark Hagen. VICKI GERDES/TRIBUNE
Gubernatorial candidate has deep DL roots
July 24, 2013 - 7:26am
July 19, 2013
Klobuchar bill fights synthetic drugs
July 19, 2013 - 3:16pm
July 14, 2013
Partisan farm bill vote leaves future uncertain
July 14, 2013 - 8:00am
July 11, 2013
Farm bill comes up again in House
July 11, 2013 - 11:10am
July 10, 2013
Senate to vote on plan to deal with student loan interest rates
July 10, 2013 - 9:09am