Dayton Vetoes Bill To Stiffen Highway Protest PenaltiesRepublicans argued it was necessary to protect public safety. But Dayton vetoed the legislation Saturday night.
Compromise Talks Stall Out, Dayton Vetoes BillsWith the clock ticking down on the 2018 legislative session, the Minnesota Legislature looks like it is heading towards "crash and burn."
Legislature Passes Tax Bill, But Governor Promises VetoHouse Speaker Kurt Daudt says he hopes a possible veto comes quickly to give the Legislature time to craft a new bill.
Pawlenty To Skip GOP Convention, Go Straight To PrimaryHis campaign says the two-term governor entered the race too late for to have a "fair fight" for the endorsement.
Jeff Johnson Announces Running Mate In Gov. BidAmong the people welcoming Bergstrom to the race -- Rep. Peggy Flanagan, Rep. Tim Walz's running mate for the Democratic nomination for governor.
Molnau Endorses Johnson, Snubs Prior Running Mate PawlentyAsked if she thought Tim Pawlenty shouldn't get the job again, she said: "I just haven't thought about Mr. Pawlenty at all."
Minn. House GOP Propose $825M In Public ConstructionMinnesota House Republicans are proposing to spend $825 million on public works projects with a heavy focus on water infrastructure, roads and state building repairs.
Narrow Win In US House Race In Arizona; GOP UnsettledIt took a big money push from the Republican Party, tweets by the president and the support of the state's current and former governors, but the GOP held onto an Arizona U.S. House seat they would have never considered endangered in any other year.
GOP Tax Bill Includes Small Income Tax Rate CutConforming Minnesota's taxes to the recent federal tax overhaul is the central issue of the legislative session.
Hagedorn, Lewis Win GOP Endorsements; Dems Tap FeehanRepublicans in Minnesota's 1st District have backed Jim Hagedorn for the U.S. House seat being vacated by Democrat Tim Walz.
Paul Ryan's Departure Sparks Unrest, GOP Fears Losing HouseWhen House Speaker Paul Ryan announced his retirement decision, he did so on his own terms. The political fallout may not be so easy to control.
Paul Ryan's Retirement Could Have Significant Consequences For Minnesota PoliticsRyan's future as House speaker has been such a topic of speculation. Even up to a few weeks ago, Ryan said he was still deciding.