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Dayton And Lawmakers Refocus Budget Fight On EducationWednesday evening, Minnesota's top lawmakers started a new round of private talks about holding a special session of the Minnesota legislature.
Minneapolis Highlighting Stories Of Young Men Of ColorThe city of Minneapolis wants to highlight stories of young people doing great things in the community. The Brothers and Fathers Institute held a conference to raise awareness meant to focus on the positive role young people can have in making their schools and communities safer.
Johnson Says Dayton's 'Lying' Over Health RatesMinnesota-based PreferredOne had some of the lowest insurance rates in the country on the MNsure website, but abruptly dropped out in September. Now, it's raising rates for some customers as much as 66 percent -- a jarring "market correction." Larry Jacobs studies the federal health care law for the Humphrey Institute at the University of Minnesota.
Minn. Democrats To Push Women's Economic SecurityDemocrats who control Minnesota's Legislature are planning a major push in the upcoming session for a package of bills aimed at breaking down what they say are continued barriers to economic success for women.
Good Question: What Makes A Crime An Act Of Terrorism?Aurora, Newtown, Boston. All are sites of horrible mass killings. But only the Boston bombings have been labeled an act of terrorism. When is an act of violence a crime and when is it terrorism?
Bachmann, Graves Face Off In 2nd DebateMichele Bachmann is calling her bid for re-election her toughest race yet. On Thursday, the congresswoman and her DFL challenger Jim Graves faced off in their second debate.
Minn. Lawmakers Escape Capitol For Annual RetreatFor a day at least, Minnesota's Capitol shifts west to Minneapolis.
Franken Visits 'U' For Speech, Lab VisitsU.S. Sen. Al Franken visits the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis on Friday to visit medical research labs and speak at a conference.
Humphrey Institute Begins Search For New DeanThe search is on for a new dean for the high-profile Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.
Humphrey Institute Talking To Oberstar About RoleOutgoing U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar is talking to the University of Minnesota's Humphrey Institute about a possible role.
Forum To Look At State Of Judicial ElectionsA forum at the University of Minnesota's Humphrey Institute on Thursday will look at the state of judicial elections in Minnesota.
MPR, HHH Institute, To Review Poll MethodologyMinnesota Public Radio and the University of Minnesota's Humphrey Institute say they'll be taking a close look at how they conducted polls before the election.
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