Group Wants $750M A Year For Minn. Roads, Transit A large coalition of transportation, business and labor interests called Tuesday for a new 5 percent sales tax on fuel in Minnesota to help raise money for roads and transit projects.
Dayton Adds New Top Aide To Minn. Staff A new senior staff member will join the Minnesota governor's office after her current boss, Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak, completes his final term.
State Officials: Local Pay Jumped As Minn. Cap Eased Salaries of the top-paid employees in Minnesota city and county government have risen sharply since the state peeled back a restriction that made it rare for local personnel to earn more than the governor.
Minn. Cities Ask Court To Keep State Aid ComingMinnesota's cities are pushing to keep their state aid checks coming even if state government shuts down on July 1.