Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday blamed the House GOP for a lack of agreement on universal preschool; GOP leaders say they compromised on school funds, early-learning programs
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt endorsed Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker for president Thursday, and will be state chairman of his campaign.
It would help make services available to more low-income people who have been disproportionately affected by the escalating opioid epidemic.
Weeks of intense negotiation involving Dayton, GOP legislators and a coalition of senior organizations over a bipartisan deal collapsed over the weekend.
Minnesota lawmakers adjourned late Sunday after finalizing a handful of tax and spending measures, but with little chance they'd have much to show for three months of work as Gov. Mark Dayton vowed to veto most of their major efforts.
Legislators requested probe after TV report.
His targets included business rivals and government agencies and schools in Minnesota.
Key lawmaker calls a report of pilfered money going to overseas terrorists "extremely troubling."
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The state representative died this month of cancer.
Mark Dayton's waterway conservation idea is in limbo following the governor's veto on Saturday.
The money was in the Legacy bill that the Legislature didn't pass.
No state is home to more toss-up congressional races than Minnesota, and fundraising in the state's four most competitive districts is already off to a blistering start.
Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty has quickly eclipsed the rest of the Republican field in the race for governor. The crowded fundraising field is led by Pawlenty and DFL candidate Tim Walz.
It's rare to have two Senate seats on the ballot in a single year, but it's one of the reasons Minnesota is a state to watch come November.
Richfield DFLer, who helped land funding for I-35W/494 interchange, is leaving after 12 years at Capitol.
A Trump critic, he's running for Senate as a Democrat.