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Late senator Jerry Relph honored with local ceremony

St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis, military personnel, and others honored Jerry Relph Tuesday afternoon with a memorial bench overlooking the Mississippi River. The granite structure...

Republicans on track to retain control of Minnesota Senate 

Despite millions of dollars being spent against them, Republicans are on track to retain control of the Minnesota Senate, meaning Gov. Tim Walz will...

Senate GOP says ‘DFL interests’ editing negative messages into senators’ Wikipedia...

The Minnesota Senate Victory Fund, the political arm of the Senate Republican Caucus, said the Wikipedia pages of several Republican senators were selectively edited...

Minnesota Dems skip Senate hearing on Minneapolis riots 

Senate Republicans called a joint committee hearing Thursday to review a recent report on the state’s response to the George Floyd riots, but their...

Minnesota’s bonding bill includes more than $11 million for ‘response to...

The $1.9 billion bonding bill passed last week by the Minnesota Legislature includes upwards of $11 million for “costs incurred” during May’s Minneapolis riots. The...

Senate OKs $1.9 billion bonding bill, sends to Walz

(The Center Square) – After a six-month stalemate in the Capitol, the Minnesota Senate on Thursday approved a $1.9 billion bonding package that’s now on its...

Bloomberg-backed gun group ‘going all out’ against Minnesota Senate GOP 

Everytown for Gun Safety, a gun-control group co-founded by billionaire Mike Bloomberg, recently launched a $1 million ad campaign against Minnesota Senate Republicans. The Everytown...

Senate removes another Walz commissioner

The Republican-controlled Senate voted to remove Minnesota Department of Commerce Commissioner Steve Kelley Friday before the one-day special session concluded. The Senate also voted to...

Democrats accuse Senate Republicans of extortion after ousting Walz commissioner

Just before the special session closed on Wednesday, Senate Republicans successfully voted to prevent Department of Labor and Industry (DLI) Commissioner Nancy Leppink from...

Democrats Launch Police Reform Ads Against Senate Republics

The Minnesota DFL has launched an ad campaign that attacks Republican senators over claims of them not passing “real police reform.” The DFL has started...