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Dayton, GOP cut last-minute budget deal to set up special session Tuesday
11 hours 13 min ago
May 22, 2017
Senator David Senjem and Senator Carla Nelson confer on the floor of the Senate, at the State Capitol in St. Paul,  May 16, 2017.   Scott Takushi \ Pioneer Press
State senator's father dies, but she's at work keeping one-vote majority for GOP
17 hours 11 min ago
Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk, (DFL) Cook, talks with lobbyists in the hallway outside the Senate Chambers, on the final day of the regular session at the State Capitol in St. Paul,  Monday, May 22, 2017.  Scott Takushi \ Pioneer Press
Minnesota budget talks go on behind closed doors, as legislators plan to work past midnight deadline to get work done
17 hours 15 min ago
As hours tick down, Minnesota budget work continues, but special session may be needed
May 22, 2017 - 2:55pm
May 21, 2017
Demands fall, final budget nears
May 21, 2017 - 9:46pm
May 20, 2017
GOP lawmakers object to 'toolkit' for transgender students
May 20, 2017 - 3:54pm
Minnesota state representative: Tough to find partisanship in unanimously approved bill
May 20, 2017 - 10:34am
May 19, 2017
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
May 19, 2017 - 9:30am
May 18, 2017
A young male wild turkey, or "jake," displays its plumage on the grounds of the Minnesota Capitol in St. Paul Wednesday, May 10. The bird has become a frequent sight and even has a Twitter account in its honor: @mnlegturkey.  (Photo courtesy of Amy Zipko)
This state Capitol turkey has feathers
May 18, 2017 - 8:45pm
May 17, 2017
Minnesota House rejects $800 million bonding bill
May 17, 2017 - 10:41pm
May 15, 2017
Lawmakers hope teacher licensing changes enough to win Gov. Dayton's support
May 15, 2017 - 9:08pm
May 14, 2017
Editorial: How to avoid stalemate and shutdown in Minnesota
May 14, 2017 - 7:00am
May 11, 2017
Dayton vetoes two abortion-related bills
May 11, 2017 - 4:43pm
May 10, 2017
State representative: GOP's budget raises tuition, student debt in Minnesota
May 10, 2017 - 6:15am
May 8, 2017
Chamber officials: Minnesota, Grand Cities chambers support environmental bill
May 8, 2017 - 6:15am
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