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President Donald Trump's first major budget proposal on Tuesday is said to include massive cuts to Medicaid and call for changes to anti-poverty programs that would give states new power to limit a range of benefits.Trump is seen here Friday with Vice President Mike Pence. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Trump to propose deep cuts to Medicaid in new budget proposal
12 hours 22 min ago
Hundreds of anglers took advantage of beautiful weather April 1, 2015, to fish the Rainy River near Clementson, Minn. While the boat ramp was crowded, traffic wasn't too congested on the river. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
12 hours 39 min ago
May 21, 2017
The Brainerd High School yearbook page that has generated so much controvesy. (Forum News Service)
Student in BHS yearbook: 'It is not what I said'
May 21, 2017 - 7:25pm
Mike McFeely
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
May 21, 2017 - 9:00am
May 19, 2017
Rep. Dennis Smith, R-Maple Grove
UPDATE: During gunpoint robbery, Minn. lawmaker says he remained calm
May 19, 2017 - 9:52pm
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt explains a new Republican budget plan Friday, May 19, 2017. With him is Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota GOP plans to send new round of budget bills to governor
May 19, 2017 - 8:30pm
Nobles County Community Services Director Stacie Golombiecki, left, and Family and Social Services Supervisor Krysta Anderson hold some of the fleece blankets given to children who enter emergency foster care. Tim Middagh / Forum News Service
Need for foster parents is great in Minn.
May 19, 2017 - 4:31pm
REFILE - CORRECTING BYLINE - U.S. President Donald Trump looks over at Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos (L) during their joint news conference at the White House in Washington, U.S. May 18, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Russia investigation just got a whole lot more real for President Trump
May 19, 2017 - 2:52pm
Jeff Johnson, a Hennepin County commissioner and Detroit Lakes native, is running for Minnesota governor is 2018. Submitted photo
Capitol Chatter: Johnson looks to buck history in governor race
May 19, 2017 - 1:10pm
May 18, 2017
Minnesota state Sen. Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls says that the veto of a teacher licensing change on Thursday, May 18, 2017, will make it harder for rural schools to use professionals to teach classes. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton, GOP Legislature at odds as budget talks pause
May 18, 2017 - 7:41pm
June 2016 mock-up of what a Real ID Minnesota driver's license could look like. The actual Real ID license will be developed now that the 2017 Legislature passed a Real ID compliance plan. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Department of Public Safety.
Dayton signs Real ID bill
May 18, 2017 - 12:26pm
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
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