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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...

MN On Track for $1.65 Billion Surplus

Republicans want to give some of the surplus back to Minnesotans through tax relief St. Paul, MN - The Minnesota Management and Budget (MMB) Commissioner...

Bakk Leads Legislators in Reimbursements and Expenses

The salary of a state legislator in Minnesota is $31,140, the same it has been since 1998. This doesn’t stop legislators from collecting more...

“Special Session? Why Not Just Wait,” Asks New Radio Ad

Woodbury, MN - Action 4 Liberty, a Minnesota-based political non-profit that promotes free markets, limited government and fiscal responsibility, will be running radio ads...

Blame-Game Begins After No Special Session Announcement

St. Paul- Governor Dayton said Thursday there will be no special legislative session in 2016 and that he and legislative leaders are at “an impasse”...

State Leaders Meeting Thursday to Discuss Special Session

St. Paul, MN- Update: Governor Dayton said he will not call a special session. Dayton says legislative leaders remain at an "impasse." Today Governor Mark...

The Push to Get MN Drivers off the Roads

Minnesotans are seeing a push to move commuters from their cars to mass transit, bike paths and sidewalks.   Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson says...

Dayton: Special Session Will Not Occur Without Light Rail

On Friday, Governor Mark Dayton (DFL) met with legislative leaders to discuss the possibility of a special legislative session, which is expected to occur...