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Then-Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty talks about a $34.4 billion budget proposal in 2007. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
Capitol Chatter: Pawlenty and his money back in politics
8 hours 44 min ago
April 18, 2018
Governor skeptical about vet home proposal
April 18, 2018 - 10:38pm
Governor Mark Dayton
Governor skeptical about vet home proposal
April 18, 2018 - 5:44pm
April 13, 2018
Facing 3 million digital attacks daily, Minnesota government plans increased cybersecurity
April 13, 2018 - 6:50pm
April 12, 2018
House GOP rolls out updated budget plan: Differences with Dayton could spell chaotic session end
April 12, 2018 - 9:00pm
April 9, 2018
The Minnesota state Capitrol building was where the home stretch of the 2018 legislative session began Monday, April 9, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Lawmakers look at increased penalties for attacking police
April 9, 2018 - 3:19pm
April 7, 2018
What should lawmakers consider when rewriting tax policy? Five experts give their perspectives
April 7, 2018 - 6:30pm
A tax battle is brewing at the state Capitol: If lawmakers don’t change tax code, thousands of Minnesotans would pay more under new federal law
April 7, 2018 - 6:28pm
March 31, 2018
Tribune Editorial: Minnesota should reduce tax rates to be competitive
March 31, 2018 - 6:00am
March 30, 2018
School, health, city advocates threatened by Minn. road funding plan
March 30, 2018 - 5:20pm
Minnesota senators meet early in the 2018 session. But the final six weeks will be the busy time for Minnesota lawmakers. The Legislature must adjourn by May 21. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Legislature on break before home stretch
March 30, 2018 - 2:28pm
March 29, 2018
Minnesota state Sen. Mark Johnson of East Grand Forks on Thursday night, March 29, tells a Senate committee about legislation that would force some people who receive goverment-funded medical care to get jobs. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Deep divisions surface in Minnesota Senate over Medicaid work requirement
March 29, 2018 - 9:10pm
March 25, 2018
T03.07.2018 -- Steve Kuchera -- 031118.N.DNT.SpedC1 -- North Star Academy general education teacher Melissa Goldsworthy (left) and special education teacher Emily Silverness co-teach a fifth-grade reading class on March 7 that contains a range of students. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
Who should pay? Duluth, other Minnesota districts advocate for changes in how special education expenses are covered
March 25, 2018 - 6:05am
March 23, 2018
Monte issues ''call to arms" to support veterans home
March 23, 2018 - 11:21am
March 20, 2018
Work under the Minnesota Capitol dome has increased in recent days as deadlines approach for the 2018 edition of the Minnesota Legislature. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MNLARS one of many bills lawmakers tackle near deadline
March 20, 2018 - 4:41pm