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March 5, 2013
Sen. Roger Reinert, DFL-Duluth, talks to reporters Monday, March 4, 2013, with Sen. Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, in announcing a "purple" caucus to bring Democrats and Republicans together.
Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
Red plus blue equals purple bipartisanship
March 5, 2013 - 8:26am
February 28, 2013
Minnesota lawmakers learn deficit shrinks to $627 million
February 28, 2013 - 10:21am
Electric Asian carp barrier clears Minnesota legislative committee
February 28, 2013 - 8:22am
Bill author Sen. Scott Dibble, DFL-Minneapolis, says Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, that it is time for Minnesota to legalize same-sex marriage.
Danielle Killey/Forum News Service
Gay marriage debate revisits Minnesota Capitol
February 28, 2013 - 8:18am
Butanol may join ethanol as farm-based fuel in Minnesota
February 28, 2013 - 8:15am
February 27, 2013
Lobbyist Joel Carlson and Hackensack, Minn., resort owner Mark Novotney tell a House committee Tuesday that more state tourism marketing money would help resorts.
Lawmakers consider doubling Minnesota tourism budget
February 27, 2013 - 9:08am
Lawmakers want to increase elderly funding
February 27, 2013 - 9:01am
February 26, 2013
Thursday's forecast to show budget temperature
February 26, 2013 - 8:36am
Representatives hear that minimum wage increase would help economy
February 26, 2013 - 8:27am
Sen. Roger Reinert of Duluth shows fellow senators on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, his bill to allow Sunday and holiday beer sales. He later said that he will not pursue the bill unless there is a public outcry of support.
Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
Minnesota Sunday liquor sales stalled, short of a public outcry
February 26, 2013 - 8:21am
February 25, 2013
Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lori Gildea makes a light-hearted remark in July of 2012 during a voter identification lawsuit hearing.
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Courts seek more money for salaries
February 25, 2013 - 8:37am
Reducing gun violence common goal, Minnesota gun rights and gun control advocates say
February 25, 2013 - 8:34am
February 21, 2013
Minnesota legislative notebook: Dayton praises Iron Ore Alliance
February 21, 2013 - 8:53am
February 20, 2013
Minnesota expands health care for poor
February 20, 2013 - 8:44am
Rep. Paul Marquart of Dilworth tells his House Education Committee about Gov. Mark Dayton's education funding proposal on Tuesday. Watching is Tom Melcher of the State Education Department.
Don Davis/Forum News Service
Early childhood education featured in Minnesota budget plan
February 20, 2013 - 8:38am
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