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Minnesota Chamber of Commerce

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Minimum Wage Debate Ramps Up Before 2014 Session

President Barack Obama shed a national spotlight on Minnesota Tuesday night when he praised a Minneapolis business owner during his State of the Union speech.

01/29/2014

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Group Spends $2M Lobbying For Gay Marriage

The group that pushed Minnesota lawmakers to legalize gay marriage disclosed Wednesday it invested more than $2 million in the successful lobbying effort.

05/22/2013

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Minn. Business Groups Launch Anti-Tax Ad Campaign

A coalition of Minnesota business groups on Wednesday launched statewide campaign-style advertising that’s critical of tax increase proposals from Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative Democrats.

04/10/2013

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Judge Allows Challenge To Wild Rice Protections

A judge is allowing a lawsuit to go forward that challenges Minnesota’s water quality standards for protecting wild rice.

05/12/2011

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Dayton Pushes Taxes To Skeptical Business Crowd

Gov. Mark Dayton is heading before a skeptical audience of business leaders, some of whom tried to keep the Minnesota Democrat from office.

01/06/2011

Pawlenty Rejects Chamber Request

The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce is at odds with Governor Pawlenty over his opposition to the federal health care overhaul.

09/02/2010