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January 1, 2015
A Capitol question: Will the Republicans tone it down?
January 1, 2015 - 11:00am
December 31, 2014
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., puts a hand on the shoulder of Pete Barnett during a news conference at Udac in Duluth on Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 30, 2014. Barnett told how he and his wife had to divorce because their joint income was too high to allow them to continue to receive government disability assistance. DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE/Steve Kuchera
People with disabilities can now save more money
December 31, 2014 - 8:11am
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells Forum News Service and St. Paul Pioneer Press reporters Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014, that he plans to focus on education and transportation issues in the upcoming legislative session. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Dayton focuses on education and transportation, but open to other ideas
December 31, 2014 - 8:05am
December 30, 2014
Federal heating aid decreased
December 30, 2014 - 12:30pm
MN Supreme Court to decide on media restrictions
December 30, 2014 - 7:00am
December 25, 2014
State Rep. Joe Schomacker of Luverne talks on the House floor in early 2014. In 2015, he will be chairman of a committee dealing with aging and long-term care issues. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Elderly, disabled care top priorities for legislators
December 25, 2014 - 9:17pm
December 23, 2014
Former Congresswoman Michele Bachmann poses in front of the piers of St. Croix Crossing bridge under construction in Stillwater on Friday afternoon, Dec. 19. The bridge is Bachmann’s proudest legislative accomplishment, a goal she set when the Bachmanns moved to Stillwater in the late 1980s. ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS/John Autey
Michele Bachmann exits with plans undefined, ideology intact
December 23, 2014 - 8:00am
December 22, 2014
Minnesota state Rep. Kurt Daudt of Crown speaks to reporters early this year. Now is is about to become House speaker. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Michael Longaecker
Democratic doubts remain as Daudt prepares to lead Minnesota House
December 22, 2014 - 8:51am
December 21, 2014
2012 ag controversy continues at state
December 21, 2014 - 8:30am
December 19, 2014
Minnesota leaders look for $9 million for 2014 disasters
December 19, 2014 - 8:21am
December 13, 2014
Tribal governments allowed to legalize pot
December 13, 2014 - 9:00am
December 11, 2014
Dayton gives his Cabinet a new look
December 11, 2014 - 8:09am
December 9, 2014
Minnesota Sen. Kent Eken of Twin Valley on Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, holds up a chart showing that inflation is growing much faster than state aid to disabled and elderly community-based services. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Update: Minnesota elderly, disabled seek more state funds
December 9, 2014 - 3:49pm
Three Minnesota state senators follow along on a handout Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, as a Wisconsin women tells them via telephone about a successful rural training program in her state. From left are Sens. Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls, Kent Eken of Twin Valley and Julie Rosen of Fairmont. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Minnesota senators look to Wisconsin for workforce advice
December 9, 2014 - 8:22am
December 4, 2014
Minnesota State Economist Laura Kalambokidis discusses a new economic report released Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, while Commissioner Jim Schowalter of Minnesota Management and Budget looks on. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Inflation eats away Minnesota surplus
December 4, 2014 - 4:12pm