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April 1, 2016
Minnesota employers battle family leave plan; Sieben bill modified
April 1, 2016 - 11:27am
March 31, 2016
GOP 2nd District debate Thursday in Hastings
March 31, 2016 - 11:23am
March 16, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton announces on Tuesday a variety of budget increases that add up to $700 million. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Broadband, racial equity top Dayton's budget wish list
March 16, 2016 - 12:28pm
March 15, 2016
State Sen. Katie Sieben, DFL-Cottage Grove, talks about a bill March 7 to require most Minnesota businesses to provide paid parental and family leave to workers. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Sen. Sieben rolls out paid family leave plan
March 15, 2016 - 3:35pm
March 10, 2016
Rep. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, talks Thursday about a bill he backs that would require background checks for most gun buyers. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Schoen, Democrats try to expand gun background checks
March 10, 2016 - 4:54pm
Gov. Mark Dayton says in his State of the State speech Wednesday night, March 9, that his top priority is to save the state's fiscal condition. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Dayton spells out legislative plan in State of the State
March 10, 2016 - 1:35pm
March 8, 2016
Minnesota state Rep. Pat Garofalo of Farmington watches Tuesday as House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin of Rogers defends Republican attempts to link a business tax change to extending unemployment benefits on the Iron Range. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
House fails to pass Range unemployment bill on opening day
March 8, 2016 - 7:58pm
March 7, 2016
South Washington County lawmakers Rep. Dan Schoen (left), DFL-St. Paul Park; Sen. Katie Sieben, DFL-Cottage Grove; and Rep. Denny McNamara, R-Hastings, discussed their priorities for the legislative session and took questions at a town hall meeting in Cottage Grove on March 2. (Bulletin photo by Danielle Killey)
Area lawmakers anticipate 'divisive' session
March 7, 2016 - 11:30am
March 2, 2016
The large crowd in Cottage Grove's 4th Precinct at the Republican Party caucus was representative of big caucus turnout in south Washington County. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
Rubio, Sanders do not dominate delegate count
March 2, 2016 - 9:59am
March 1, 2016
Anita Sandborgh distributes ballots in a crowded Republican precinct room in Cottage Grove. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
South Washington County Republicans turn out in big numbers, support Cruz
March 1, 2016 - 10:16pm
DFL caucus attendees line up at Cottage Grove Middle School on Tuesday night to vote for their top presidential candidate. The turnout was higher than the party anticipated. (Bulletin photos by Danielle Killey)
Sanders pulls ahead at busy Cottage Grove DFL caucus
March 1, 2016 - 9:49pm
February 25, 2016
Caucus 'opens' political season
February 25, 2016 - 9:00am
February 22, 2016
Warren Claflin is seeking the DFL endorsement for the District 54A House seat. (Submitted photo)
South St. Paul's Claflin makes House 54A bid
February 22, 2016 - 2:16pm
February 17, 2016
Klobuchar: 'Love my job,' not seeking justice position
February 17, 2016 - 5:01pm
St. Paul Park Mayor Keith Franke is seeking the GOP endorsement for the District 54A House seat. (Bulletin file photo)
St. Paul Park mayor seeking state House seat
February 17, 2016 - 1:00pm