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Our view: ND court shouldn't let vetoes stand
1 hour 28 min ago
March 21, 2018
Rep. Craig Headland, R-Montpelier, House Finance and Taxation Committee chairman, said a bill creating a pilot program for the state takeover of county social services costs amounts to property tax relief and reform.  Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
ND tax office expects revenue hit from new tax law, but top legislators don't plan on changes
16 hours 59 min ago
March 20, 2018
Work under the Minnesota Capitol dome has increased in recent days as deadlines approach for the 2018 edition of the Minnesota Legislature. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MNLARS one of many bills lawmakers tackle near deadline
March 20, 2018 - 4:41pm
March 19, 2018
“The Pioneer Family” stands in front of the North Dakota State Capitol on July 14, 2016, in Bismarck. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
New ND Legislature harassment policy a good start but needs tweaks, lawmakers say
March 19, 2018 - 5:51pm
March 1, 2018
Daniel Ward II, President of the African American Heritage Gun Club, speakS in opposition to Dave Pinto's (64B-St. Paul), back, proposed bill increasing background checks for individuals seeking to buy a gun during meeting of the House Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance Committee at the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul on Thursday, March 1, 2018.  John Autey / Pioneer Press
Gun control bills get a hearing but no action: Both sides have their say before GOP-led committee tables 2 proposals
March 1, 2018 - 7:54pm
February 27, 2018
Commissioner Johanna Clyborne of Minnesota Information Technology Services testifies to a state House committee Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, about problems with a computer system for motor vehicle registrations, license plates and titles. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton aides: Get cash quick or MNLARS fix fades
February 27, 2018 - 6:03pm
February 22, 2018
Legislature moves quickly to fund its work after Dayton veto
February 22, 2018 - 6:49pm
February 20, 2018
Karla Bigham takes the oath of office to become a Minnesota senator on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Chief Justice Lori Gildea administers the oath while the new senator's husband, John, holds a Bible. Don Davis / Forum News Service
New legislators start as Legislature begins
February 20, 2018 - 12:34pm
February 17, 2018
Kurt Daudt. Special to Forum News Service
Lawmakers to attend sexual harassment training: Committee seats at stake, Daudt says
February 17, 2018 - 10:43am
Battles may loom about Fischbach, funding
February 17, 2018 - 10:15am
February 16, 2018
U.S. Sen. Paul Wellstone and his wife, Sheila, campaign from the back of Wellstone's well-known green bus. The beat-up bus was part of his three Senate campaigns. (Photo provided by Wellstone Action)
Capitol Chatter: Wellstone group involved in internal action
February 16, 2018 - 3:17pm
Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook is center of attention as he answers a reporter's question during a Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, Forum News Service-sponsored pre-session briefing. From left are Bakk, Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, Gov. Mark Dayton, House Speaker Kurt Daudt and House Minority Leader Melissa Hortman. David Oakes / Minnesota Senate photographer
Minnesota lawmakers must pass own budget, but not much work mandatory
February 16, 2018 - 10:44am
Letter: North Dakota getting weaker, not stronger
February 16, 2018 - 8:24am
February 13, 2018
Outside the North Dakota Supreme Court chambers. John Hageman / Forum News Service
As arguments near, ND Legislature fires back at Burgum in veto dispute
February 13, 2018 - 4:46pm
February 7, 2018
Andrew Maragos
State legislator from Minot injured in crash
February 7, 2018 - 10:14am