Tuesday, June 27, 2017
legislative session, dayton

The Legislative Session is Far From Over

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Legislative leaders may have ended their special session, but it's the governor who has the final say. Gov. Mark Dayton gave...

Are Legislators Really Done for the Year?

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- It took more than 72 hours for legislators to work through a special session that started 12:01 a.m. Tuesday morning....

Legislators Go Missing, Others Protest Governor During Special Session

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Session ended constitutionally on Monday at midnight, yet, lawmakers are still hunkered down for a special session at the Capitol...
Sheriff Rich Stanek (Source: Facebook)

Sheriff Stanek Announces Surprise Re-election Bid

MINNEAPOLIS - Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek is running for re-election in 2018. The third-term sheriff made the announcement in a Facebook post, surprising many...
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Final Thursday of Session finds Lawmakers at a Draw

It’s a Touchdown for the Liquor Omnibus Bill The members of the Minnesota House made it easier for alcohol to flow during the Super...

Tensions Grow as End of Session Approaches

ST. PAUL, Minn. - With the legislative session rapidly coming to a close, Real ID and bonding bills were the meat of Wednesday’s session....

Lawmakers Deal with Budget Talks and Real ID Tuesday

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Lawmakers at Minnesota’s Capitol had a busy Tuesday as talks with the Governor took a step in the right direction...
legislative session, dayton

Republicans Scramble to Deal With Dayton’s Vetoes

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Monday began the last week of the 2017 session for lawmakers at the Capitol in St. Paul. A bipartisan effort to...

Could Minnesota See Another Chaotic End of Session?

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- It’s officially the 11th hour at the Minnesota Capitol, where lawmakers are racing against a clock that ends Sunday to...
Mark Dayton

Dayton Vetoes Pro-Life Bills Despite DFL Support

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Gov. Mark Dayton has followed through on his promise to veto two pieces of legislation pushed by Republicans that would...