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February 9, 2018
Minnesota's political leaders do not always agree when they sit at the same table answering reporters' questions. Here, in a 2016 pre-session briefing, Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and House Speaker Kurt Daudt discuss a difference. They will be at the same table on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, previewing this year's legislative session. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Gov. Dayton, legislative leaders to answer questions together
February 9, 2018 - 11:50am
January 17, 2018
President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota says on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, that now is the time to repair buildings on campuses around the state. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton statewide construction plan, local projects could top $2.3 billion
January 17, 2018 - 8:31am
November 20, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown says on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, that he will take any representative who does not take sex harassment prevention training off their legislative committees. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
November 20, 2017 - 5:00pm
November 25, 2016
Legislative town hall set for Dec. 5 at Ecumen Detroit Lakes
November 25, 2016 - 3:22pm
Legislative town hall set for Dec. 5 at Ecumen Detroit Lakes
November 25, 2016 - 1:21pm
November 10, 2016
Doug Peterson met with the Secretary of State for the Vatican and brought his message on supporting the sustainability of family farmers to the church and Pope Francis. Submitte dphoto
Farm challenges as great as ever, retiring Minnesota Farmers Union president says
November 10, 2016 - 11:22am
January 2, 2015
MN Legislature will start 2015 with wants, limits
January 2, 2015 - 2:09pm
April 23, 2013
Sen. Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls (center) tells reporters Monday, April 22, 2013, that nursing homes in Minnesota need more state funding. Behind him is Rep. Rod Hamilton of Mountain Lake and beside him is Rep. Paul Torkelson, R-Hanska. (Forum News Service photo by Danielle Killey)
Minnesota House approves health bill without knowing impact on hospitals
April 23, 2013 - 9:28am
March 7, 2013
New gun bill would do less than earlier bills
March 7, 2013 - 8:19am
March 5, 2013
Reps. Kurt Zellers of Maple Grove, left, and Dan Fabian of Roseau take different approaches Monday during debate on establishing a state health insurance sales system.
Don Davis/Forum News Service
Minnesota health insurance marketplace moves ahead
March 5, 2013 - 8:34am
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