Reality Check: Beer Tax Claims Of House DemocratsMinnesota House Democrats this week voted to raise the excise tax on beer, claiming it will raise the price only 7 cents a bottle.
Dayton's Stadium Chief Backs Pro Sports Gear Tax More Minnesota lawmakers are stepping forward with bills to tinker with financing of the new Vikings stadium.
Sports Gear Tax Proposed For Vikes Stadium FundingA leading House Democrat proposed Monday afternoon to add the state sales tax to team jerseys and other pro sports merchandise to help cover the state's share of the new Vikings stadium.
Mayo Looks For Jumpstart In Minn. House CommitteeThe bill to assist the Mayo Clinic in a major expansion is back before a Minnesota House committee where it hit turbulence last month.
Lawmakers To Get Earful On Dayton Tax PlansMinnesota lawmakers are hearing from the public on Gov. Mark Dayton's proposals to overhaul the state's tax code.
Tighter Financial Controls In Mayo Expansion BillA bill paving the way for a significant expansion of Rochester's Mayo Clinic has picked up more accountability features as it steams ahead.
Proposed Bill Would More Than Double MN Cigarette TaxAn influential Minnesota House Democrat is proposing a substantial increase in the state's cigarette tax.
Minn. GOP, DFL Dig In On Taxes Vs. Spending CutsLawmakers' fight over taxes and spending spilled out during a contentious committee hearing Wednesday that demonstrated the wide divide between Republicans and Democrats working to plug a $5 billion deficit in Minnesota's state budget.