State Auditor Race Gets Competitive, CombativeThe normally quiet Minnesota state auditor's race is suddenly heating up. Former Minnesota House leader Matt Entenza filed last-minute papers to run against fellow Democrat Rebecca Otto, who has been state auditor for the last eight years.
Minnesota House Passes Education BudgetEvery school district in Minnesota would get state funding for all-day kindergarten under an education finance bill that was approved late Tuesday by the state House.
Minn. Lawmakers Formally Submit Resignations Two state representatives have formally submitted their resignations, allowing Gov. Mark Dayton to set special elections to fill their seats.
Minn. House Democrats Urge No More Tobacco Bonds The expectation of another Minnesota budget deficit has legislators girding for another difficult debate.
Minn. Democrat Seeks To Ally 6 GOP House MembersThe top Democrat in the Minnesota House is calling for six House Republicans to cross party lines to support Gov. Mark Dayton's proposal for new income taxes and end a 12-day-old government shutdown.