Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Special session

December 16, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, seen here in this file photo, said Friday that the bonding bill and the tax bill are now off the table. Forum News Service
Don't hold your breath waiting for a special session in Minnesota
December 16, 2016 - 1:56pm
December 15, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says on Thursday, Dec. 15, that Republicans have until noon Friday to agree to a health care premium assistance package to come up during a special session next week. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Special session out for tax cuts, construction projects,but health insurance aid might still arive
December 15, 2016 - 5:36pm
November 11, 2016
Individual Medica insurance policies no longer for sale in MN
November 11, 2016 - 8:29am
October 14, 2016
Capitol Chatter: 'Not affordable' insurance quote spurs lots of talk
October 14, 2016 - 4:12pm
October 5, 2016
The Minnesota State Capitol
Minnesota considering special session on health insurance problem
October 5, 2016 - 4:13pm
September 21, 2016
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt tells reporters on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, that Twin Cities transit funding remains a roadblock to a special legislative session. Looking on are Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk, center, and Gov. Mark Dayton. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Special session to address Minnesota public works projects remains possible
September 21, 2016 - 5:07pm
August 18, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton announces on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016, that he will not call a special legislative session, blaming Republicans for failing to support Twin Cities transit funding needs. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
For Minnesota, no tax cuts. No construction work. No special session.
August 18, 2016 - 6:38pm
August 12, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, that he and the top two legislative leaders failed to reach agreement on calling a special session to pass a tax bill and fund public works projects. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Happy faces, not happy talk for special session
August 12, 2016 - 5:07pm
August 8, 2016
Minnesota special session with tax relief still a possibility
August 8, 2016 - 4:21pm
August 4, 2016
Rep. Al Carlson (R-Fargo) said legislators looked at both sides of the funding issue and that SB 2379 was the best way forward for the next five months until the 2017 legislature convenes. Rep. Carlson is the House majority leader. TOM STROMME/Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota Legislature adjourns after plugging $310 million budget gap
August 4, 2016 - 10:10am
August 2, 2016
North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple, left, announces on 7-13-2016 his decision to call for a special legislative session for Aug. 2, 2016 from Memorial Hall in the state Capitol in Bismarck, North Dakota. In the background is House Majority Leader Al Carlson, R-Fargo, left, and Senate Majority Leader Rich Wardner, R-Dickinson. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
UPDATE: Dalrymple urges belt-tightening to remedy $309 million budget shortfall in North Dakota
August 2, 2016 - 10:17am
Mike Jacobs. (Michael Vosburg/Forum News Service)
MIKE JACOBS: Need for session exposes problems in North Dakota
August 2, 2016 - 5:11am
July 29, 2016
Memorial Hall in the State Capitol Building in Bismarck, North Dakota
Game plan, $58,000 per day cost for North Dakota special session outlined
July 29, 2016 - 4:00pm
July 15, 2016
ROB PORT: Like stopped clocks, even Democrats can be right
July 15, 2016 - 6:00am
July 12, 2016
FILE PHOTO: Gov. Jack Dalrymple gives a speech on July 6, 2015. (Grand Forks Herald/ Joshua Komer)
Gov. Dalrymple expected to announce decision on special session Wednesday
July 12, 2016 - 10:23am
randomness