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.
Whistleblower reprisal alleged at Health Dept.'s elder abuse division.
Treatment center failed to monitor her contact with an adult.
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The federal agency that regulates nursing homes must take more aggressive steps to prevent and respond to violent crimes and other forms of abuse in senior care facilities, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar said Tuesday. In her letter to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, she cited a five-day, Star Tribune special report.
Advocates say the case highlights deeper problems with the often-secretive response to elder crimes.
Sen. Karin Housley says problems outlined in Star Tribune investigation are "untenable."
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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.
Gov. Dayton ordered all state agencies to hit aggressive and specific environmental goals in the next decade and a half.
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson filed suit over groundwater contamination in Oakdale, other suburbs, alleging that the company caused $5 billion worth of health and environmental damages.
A current shelter at First Covenant Church is inside the Super Bowl security perimeter.
Competitive pressure could be partly to blame.
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