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May 17, 2017
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, center, and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, left, talk to the press on Wednesday. The two attended a private Republican gathering in June 2016. At the meeting, McCarthy suggested then-candidate Donald Trump was being paid by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Must credit: Washington Post by Melina Mara
House majority leader to colleagues in 2016: 'I think Putin pays' Trump
May 17, 2017 - 7:28pm
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan speaks to the press about President Donald Trump, former FBI Director James Comey and Russia investigations after a closed meeting of the Republican leadership of the House of Representatives on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. May 17, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernsteinplay button
Paul Ryan: 'We need the facts' before rushing to judgment
May 17, 2017 - 10:13am
President Donald Trump participates in the U.S. Air Force Academy Commander-in-Chief trophy presentation in the White House Rose Garden in Washington, U.S., May 2, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
'I think we're in impeachment territory' says David Gergen, former aide to Nixon and Clinton
May 17, 2017 - 8:54am
The Wisconsin State Capitol building in Madison, Wis. Vijay Kumar Koulampet - Own work (CC BY-SA 3.0), via Wikimedia Commons
Wis. lawmaker wants to outlaw 'stealthing,' or removing a condom during intercourse without permission, crime equivalent to sexual assault
May 17, 2017 - 7:44am
Chelsea Manning is pictured in this 2010 photograph obtained on August 14, 2013. Courtesy U.S. Army/Handout via REUTERS
Chelsea Manning, who gave trove of U.S. secrets to Wikileaks, leaves prison
May 17, 2017 - 7:35am
May 16, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, left, and Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka brief reporters Tuesday, May 16, 2017, on the status of state budget negotiations. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
May 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
A combination of file photos showing Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov attending a news conference in Moscow, Russia, November 18, 2015, and U.S. President Donald Trump posing for a photo in New York City, U.S., May 17, 2016. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev/Lucas Jackson/File Photos
Trump defends sharing intelligence with Russia as lawmakers express shock, concern
May 16, 2017 - 6:42am
May 15, 2017
Dayton aide: 'I fell short' on ag comments
May 15, 2017 - 9:10pm
Minnesota Sens. Carla Nelson of Rochester and Bruce Anderson of Buffalo talk during a Senate session Monday, May 15, 2017. Nelson returned to the Senate Monday after spending days with her ailing father. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota House OKs increased female genital mutilation penalties
May 15, 2017 - 8:20pm
President Donald Trump arrives at Joint Base Andrews outside Washington, U.S., after a day trip to Lynchburg, Virginia, May 13, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Immigration crackdown not aimed at farm workers, Trump says
May 15, 2017 - 7:34am
May 14, 2017
Parents face a complex early-learning system in Minnesota
May 14, 2017 - 7:12am
May 12, 2017
Granite Falls Mayor Dave Smiglewski tells Minnesota Capitol reporters on Thursday, May 11, 2017, that city officials want legislators to approve transportation funding legislation. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Legislature heads to stormy end with deep divisions
May 12, 2017 - 3:36pm
A massive crane that has become a fixture on the north side of the Minnesota Capitol building is to go away the week of May 15, 2017, as a multi-year Capitol renovation winds down. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Crane coming down, Capitol about ready
May 12, 2017 - 1:30pm
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross sits for an interview in his office in Washington, U.S. May 9, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
China to allow U.S. beef as nations take first steps on new trade policies
May 12, 2017 - 9:47am
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after his meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at the White House in Washington, U.S., May 10, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Trump takes to Twitter to warn Comey against leaking, suggests their conversations were recorded
May 12, 2017 - 9:35am