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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
November 16, 2017 - 5:00pm
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
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
November 13, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton
Minnesota Dems requiring training to avoid more sexual harassment
November 13, 2017 - 7:38pm
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
Minnesota Senate's sexual harassment policy is 27 years old. Some say it urgently needs updating.
November 10, 2017 - 8:20pm
November 9, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

State Rep. Matt Dean, from left, Republican candidate for governor, and Noah Hultgren and Nate Hultgren, managers of Hultgren Farms in Raymond, sit in a combine on the farm during a tour Wednesday. The Minnesota Corn Growers Association invited candidates to tour a working corn farm during the harvest season.
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes'
November 9, 2017 - 9:57pm
October 26, 2017
Day care providers say new Minnesota fingerprinting law goes too far
October 26, 2017 - 8:31pm
October 24, 2017
Minnesota Sen. Dave Senjem of Rochester holds up a credit card Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, to illustrate problems with preventing identify theft. He is a sponsor of legislation designed to help ID theft victims. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Lawmakers propose 'I'm victim, not thief' cards for ID theft
October 24, 2017 - 4:13pm
October 9, 2017
t2017 -- submitted photo -- Phifer, Leah -- Leah Phifer, DFL candidate for Minnesota’s 8th Congressional District
Motorcycle-riding DFL candidate, with counter-terrorism experience, emerges to challenge Nolan
October 9, 2017 - 3:06pm
October 5, 2017
Raises for Minnesota employees nixed in a party-line vote
October 5, 2017 - 6:19pm
September 29, 2017
Three citizens taunt and yell at a police officer in a side doorway of the Fourth Precint, as a large crowd demanding accountability in the Jamar Clark shooting and killing confront Minneapolis Police officers in front of the Minneapolis Fourth Police Precinct building on Plymouth Avenue North, Nov. 18, 2015. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Capitol Chatter: Council suggests better police-community communication
September 29, 2017 - 3:32pm
September 28, 2017
Sam Hanson, the lawyer representing Gov. Mark Dayton, delivers his oral arguments before the Minnesota Supreme Court in The Ninetieth Minnesota State Senate, et al. vs. Mark B. Dayton, et al as the Minnesota Supreme Court meets at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017. Pool photo / Leila Navidi
MN Supreme Court demands answers in governor-Legislature budget clash
September 28, 2017 - 8:44pm
September 26, 2017
Carolyn Lange / Tribune

Deb Mickle, supervisor of the Kandiyohi County License Bureau, posted a sign Tuesday afternoon letting customers know the state's licensing and registration system was not working. On Monday, Mickle testified at a legislative hearing in Willmar about problems with the troubled system.
More problems reported Tuesday at license bureaus
September 26, 2017 - 8:56pm
September 25, 2017
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Pat Walsh, owner of Atwater Ford, testified Monday in Willmar to area legislators and members of the House Subcommittee on Technology and Responsive Government about problems with the state's new vehicle licensing and registration system.play button
"This is a disaster": Legislators hear about auto license problems at Willmar hearing
September 25, 2017 - 8:17pm
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