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May 5, 2016
Reporters ask Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk why the Democrats' $1.5 billion public works funding bill lost by one vote  May 5. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota Legislature path forward unclear after bonding defeat
May 5, 2016 - 10:43pm
Railroads promise more money for safer crossings
May 5, 2016 - 10:35pm
May 3, 2016
Nearly $1 billion separates public works deal
May 3, 2016 - 5:11pm
April 26, 2016
Opponents to her bill requiring most Minnesota businesses to offer family leave sit on either side of Sen. Katie Sieben of Cottage Grove during an April 26 hearing. They are Cam Winton of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce and Jill Larson of the Minnesota Business Partnership. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Cost of Sieben's family leave plan questioned
April 26, 2016 - 7:38pm
April 25, 2016
Leilani Holmstadt
GOP picks Holmstadt for Senate District 54 race
April 25, 2016 - 1:52pm
April 14, 2016
Graff announces Cottage Grove council candidacy
April 14, 2016 - 11:52am
Minnesota state Sen. Katie Sieben of Cottage Grove says on Wednesday, April 13, 2016, that she retains hope that her bill to provide parental and family leave to workings will survive this legislative session. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota lawmakers ready to get down to budget specifics
April 14, 2016 - 8:22am
April 12, 2016
Minnesota House lights up fireworks
April 12, 2016 - 8:17am
April 8, 2016
Judge orders Lehrke to pay fine, file overdue report in campaign finance case
April 8, 2016 - 3:33pm
April 5, 2016
Peterson gets nod for DFL bid; Schoen, Slaten also get party endorsements
April 5, 2016 - 8:35am
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