Thursday, June 22, 2017

Reinsurance Reaches Agreement in MN Legislature

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- A reinsurance deal to help stabilize a rocky healthcare market in Minnesota is one step closer to implementation. According to...

A State Shutdown Over Pre-K Funding?

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton is gearing up for a fight with Republicans over Pre-K expansion in Minnesota. Dayton held a press...

Dayton Calls for Major Changes to Reinsurance Bill

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton (DFL) called on lawmakers to make several changes to the Republican-led reinsurance bill, a bill designed...

Dayton’s Call for Spending Balloons with Supplemental Budget

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Gov. Mark Dayton released his supplemental budget plan yesterday, proposing a further $147 million in net spending for fiscal year...

Lt. Governor Tina Smith Turns Down Opportunity to Run for Governor

ST. PAUL, Minn -- It’s now open season for Minnesota’s race for Governor. On Friday afternoon, Lt. Governor Tina Smith announced that she would...

Minnesota Senate Votes on Real ID

SAINT PAUL, Minn -- Members of the Minnesota Senate spent part of their Monday morning voting on the Real ID bill. The Senate voted...

Dayton, Like Pence Uses Personal Email for Work

SAINT PAUL, Minn -- On Thursday, news broke unveiling that Vice President Mike Pence used a personal email during his time as Governor of...

Iron Range Residents Sue Governor Dayton

VIRGINIA, MN - On February 21, 2017, a lawsuit was filed against Governor Mark Dayton and the State of Minnesota by seven Iron Range...

Minnesota Senate Passes Sunday Sales Bill

ST. PAUL, Minn -- Sunday sales went through the Minnesota Senate Monday morning in its final stage to remove a law banning the sale...

Dayton Responds to Trump’s Transgender Bathroom Position

Dayton opposes Trump’s stance, calls on Minnesota districts to create own policies St. Paul, MN - Democratic Governor Mark Dayton commented Thursday on President Donald...