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January 22, 2013
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton unveils his tax and budget plans for the next two years on Tuesday. His plan mixes spending cuts and increases, along with tax cuts and increases. (Don Davis / Forum News Service)
Gov. Dayton calls for tax changes, more spending
January 22, 2013 - 12:05pm
Dayton ready to deliver tax, spend package
January 22, 2013 - 8:54am
January 18, 2013
Lawmakers to look at LGA reform
January 18, 2013 - 2:57pm
January 17, 2013
NRA releases statement in response to Obama's proposals
January 17, 2013 - 8:37am
Sen. Rod Skoe, who chairs the senate Tax Committee, sits back and listens during a meeting to discuss balancing the state's budget.
Danielle Killey/Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers dig into tax reform, including sales tax on clothes
January 17, 2013 - 8:36am
N.D. bill could counter federal gun restrictions
January 17, 2013 - 8:26am
Minn., N.D. lawmakers have mixed reactions on Obama plans
January 17, 2013 - 8:24am
January 16, 2013
A trio of former members of Congress gather Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, to promote a bipartisan effort for fixing the federal budget. From left are former Rep. Martin Sabo, Rep. Tim Penny and Sen. Budy Boschwitz.
(Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Legislative notebook: Former lawmakers encourage Congress to work together
January 16, 2013 - 11:36am
January 11, 2013
Sen. Kent Eken, right, was sworn into office Tuesday.
Submitted Photo
Eken, Green are sworn into their new offices
January 11, 2013 - 10:59am
January 10, 2013
Klobuchar, Hoeven to co-sponsor bill targeting metal thefts
January 10, 2013 - 1:07pm
Minnesota Sen. Al Franken speaks during a news conference in Duluth, Minn., on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013. (Bob King / Duluth News Tribune)
Franken pushes mental health support to combat violence
January 10, 2013 - 8:38am
Sen. Tony Lourey of Kerrick tells reporters Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, that Minnesota lawmakers will debate establishing a marketplace to buy health insurance. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota lawmakers begin to establish health insurance marketplace
January 10, 2013 - 8:35am
Minnesota Democrats: Details hinge on budget
January 10, 2013 - 8:27am
January 9, 2013
Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook sits with his 16-month-old grandson, Cooper Timothy Bakk, on his lap during the Minnesota Senate's opening session Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013. Bakk thanked his family during his remarks and said many were at the Capitol Tuesday.
(Forum News Service photo by Danielle Killey)
Farm debate marks first day of Minnesota Legislature
January 9, 2013 - 8:33am
New lawmakers excited to begin
January 9, 2013 - 8:28am