Tuesday, September 19, 2017

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...
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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...
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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...
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End of Session Fishing Trip Raises Omar’s Political Capital

ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- Tomorrow’s fishing opener for walleye and northern pike will see many political figures floating down the Mississippi. On Saturday, Gov....

Who Will Fill Vacated MN Supreme Court Seat?

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The recent appointment of Minnesota Supreme Court Associate Justice David Stras to the United States Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals...

Provisions in Omnibus Bill Expand MN’s Online Shopping Tax Power

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Language contained within the state legislature’s omnibus tax bills will create new ways for the Minnesota to collect sales tax...

Republican Pro-Life Bills Headed for Veto

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Gov. Mark Dayton has limited time to make a decision on whether he will sign two abortion bills into law....

Republicans Spend More in Released Budget Projections

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- In a bicameral effort, Republicans in the House and Senate unveiled their joint budget numbers for the 2017-2018 fiscal year. “We’re...

Will Dayton Sign Bills to License Abortion Clinics and End Taxpayer-Funded Abortions?

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Two abortion-related bills are making their way to DFL Governor Mark Dayton’s desk, but whether or not Dayton will sign...