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Minnesota politics

May 13, 2013
The Minnesota Capitol begins to fill with people Monday, May 13, in anticipation of a Senate vote to legalize gay marriage. Supporters came in far bigger numbers than opponents. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Gay Minnesotans stream to Capitol to see history
May 13, 2013 - 10:44am
Democratic leaders release budget outline; details to be negotiated
May 13, 2013 - 6:39am
May 7, 2013
The media surrounds Sen. Scott Dibble of Minneapolis Tuesday, May 7, after his bill to allow same-sex marriage passed its final committee. Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
Minnesota Legislature poised for gay marriage votes
May 7, 2013 - 4:33pm
April 30, 2013
House expands minimum wage bill
April 30, 2013 - 8:57am
Senators enter the Minnesota Senate chamber to vote Monday, April 29, through massive front doors. They debated a tax bill. Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
Senators pass tax bill following uncertainty; Sieben backs bill
April 30, 2013 - 8:28am
April 25, 2013
Minnesota senators debate budget bills Thursday, April 25, 2013. Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
Senate education bill passes test, but graduation test fails
April 25, 2013 - 8:56pm
April 24, 2013
House education bill about more than education
April 24, 2013 - 8:34am
April 23, 2013
Rep. Tom Huntley, DFL-Duluth, talks about his Health and Human Services budget proposal before debate at the state Capitol on Monday, April 22. Forum News Service photo by Danielle Killey
Minnesota House OKs health funding without knowing hospital impact
April 23, 2013 - 7:42am
April 19, 2013
Fees in ag budget worry McNamara, Republicans
April 19, 2013 - 8:28am
April 17, 2013
Senate approves legislative, officials' pay raises
April 17, 2013 - 8:29am
April 15, 2013
South Washington County Schools expands options for Crosswinds building
April 15, 2013 - 4:46pm
April 11, 2013
U-Fairview talks off as lawmakers still want Minnesota hospital ownership
April 11, 2013 - 10:17am
April 9, 2013
Schoen among lawmakers seeking hospital acquisition moratorium
April 9, 2013 - 10:27am
April 5, 2013
Study finds no Minnesota Asian carp colonies
April 5, 2013 - 8:19am
April 4, 2013
Rep. Denny McNamara of Hastings says on Wednesday, April 3, that he has supported civil unions for 11 years. A civil union bill is being introduced in the Legislature. McNamara's House district includes part of south Washington County. Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
McNamara backs civil union alternative to same-sex marriage
April 4, 2013 - 8:46am