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Minnesota state Rep. Dan Schoen of St. Paul Park talks to colleagues before a Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, legislative meeting about railroad delays. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
Capitol Chatter: Sex harassment allegations reach several states
1 hour 59 min ago
November 16, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown says on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, that he will take any representative who does not take sex harassment prevention training off their legislative committees. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
21 hours 31 min ago
Minnesota legislative leaders listen to Senate Secretary Cal Ludeman on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, as they consider how to react to a governor's veto of Legislature funding. From left are Assistant Senate Majority Leader Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls, Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa, Senate President Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville, House Speaker Kurt Daudt of Crown, House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin of Rogers and Rep. Chaska. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
November 16, 2017 - 2:29pm
November 15, 2017
Minn. lawmakers hear more horror stories about vehicle licensing bureau
November 15, 2017 - 9:16pm
2 percent hospitality tax proposed in Bemidji
November 15, 2017 - 8:35pm
Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven Gildea asks questions during oral arguments  as the Minnesota Supreme Court meets at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017.  Photo by Leila Navidi
Supreme Court to issue Minnesota legislative veto opinion Thursday
November 15, 2017 - 5:38pm
NAFTA talks resume as US warns `short fuse' may burn down
November 15, 2017 - 10:51am
November 14, 2017
 Dr. Gavin Clarkson image via press release from U.S. Department of the Interior Indian Affairs.
Appointee to Bureau of Indian Affairs resigns after report slams loan program he oversaw
November 14, 2017 - 12:58pm
November 13, 2017
Donald Trump Jr. arrives on Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, April 16, 2017. (Al Drago/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Donald Trump Jr. communicated with WikiLeaks during 2016 campaign
November 13, 2017 - 7:21pm
Sarah Clifton of Duluth presses an "I Voted" sticker on her coat Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, after voting at the Duluth Public Library. Bob King / Forum News Service
U.S. high court to hear Minnesota political apparel case
November 13, 2017 - 2:09pm
Demanding a 'White Europe,' tens of thousands from Europe's far right march in Poland
November 13, 2017 - 7:26am
November 10, 2017
Rep. Kerry Gauthier of Duluth tells a 2011 House committee that he supports longer sentences for sex offenders. On Thursday, police released a report indicating he had been investigated on an allegation he had oral sex at a rest area with a minor.
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
November 8, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa announces on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, that the Senate could furlough its employees as early as Dec. 1 in a funding dispute with Gov. Mark Dayton. With Gazelka is Sen. Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls. David Oakes / Minnesota Senate
Funding dispute could force MN Senate to lay off workers Dec. 1
November 8, 2017 - 5:11pm
November 7, 2017
Mary Hanson casts her ballot at Hillsboro Old Stone School in Purcellville, Va. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Katherine Frey
Winners and losers from Election Day 2017
November 7, 2017 - 8:57pm
Republican candidate for the governor of Virginia, Ed Gillespie arrives to vote at Washington Mill Elementary School in Alexandria, Va. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Matt McClain
Democrat Northam defeats Gillespie in race for governor closely watched by national parties
November 7, 2017 - 8:52pm