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March 8, 2013
After weeks of complaints, Dayton to drop business sales tax plan
March 8, 2013 - 10:12am
March 7, 2013
Legislative notebook: New gun bill would do less than earlier bills
March 7, 2013 - 8:46am
March 5, 2013
Gay marriage debate returns to Capitol; Schoen and Sieben support, but say budget the priority
March 5, 2013 - 1:49pm
March 3, 2013
Legislative notebook: Assault weapon ban not in new House gun bill
March 3, 2013 - 9:08pm
February 28, 2013
Commissioner Jim Schowalter of Minnesota Management and Budget announces Thursday, Feb. 28, that the state's budget shrank to $627 million from $1.1 billion. Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
Minnesota budget doing $463 million better
February 28, 2013 - 1:31pm
February 6, 2013
In his third State of the State speech Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, Gov. Mark Dayton promotes his budget plan that would raise taxes and spend more on education and economic development. Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
Dayton promotes his tax and spend plan, gay marriage
February 6, 2013 - 9:38pm
January 22, 2013
Dayton ready to deliver tax, spend package
January 22, 2013 - 9:08am
September 20, 2012
Minnesota lieutenant governor ready to jump for troops
September 20, 2012 - 12:24pm
Pawlenty leaves Romney, lands bank lobbying job
September 20, 2012 - 12:23pm
August 7, 2012
GOP senator claims Dayton popped pills in meeting
August 7, 2012 - 3:06pm
May 14, 2012
Building Vikings stadium like winning championship
May 14, 2012 - 9:32pm
May 11, 2012
Scot McNamara of Cottage Grove came to the senate today wearing his Vikings jersey and his hard hat. He supported the bill because it would put people back to work, he said. Photo by Chad Richardson/Hastings Star-Gazette
'Skol, Vikings' heard 'round the Capitol as stadium deal sealed
May 11, 2012 - 8:48am
May 10, 2012
Scot McNamara of Cottage Grove came to the senate today wearing his Vikings jersey and his hard hat. He supported the bill because it would put people back to work, he said. Photo by Chad Richardson/Hastings Star-Gazette
Vikings stadium bill passes Legislature
May 10, 2012 - 3:26pm
Reps. Denny McNamara of Hastings, left, and John Kriesel of Cottage Grove get ready for Wednesday in the Minnesota House. Photo by Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
House approves Vikings stadium; final vote today in Senate
May 10, 2012 - 8:51am
May 9, 2012
Minnesota senators Tuesday debate a proposal to fund a Vikings stadium. In recent weeks, that became a hot topic as the Legislature nears the end of this year's session. Photo by Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Vikings stadium bill pressed for time as it moves forward
May 9, 2012 - 8:36am