Right To Die Bill Discussion Heats Up At State CapitolOne of many hot topics at the State Capitol Monday: Should terminally ill patients have the right to end their lives? A bill allowing physician-assisted death is getting a hearing in a Minnesota Senate committee.
Abortion Opponents: House Republicans Could Help The CauseAbortion opponents say a new Republican majority in the Minnesota House could help them out this year. They're undeterred by a governor who says he doesn't see himself signing any new abortion restrictions. Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life has three legislative priorities this year.
Number Of Abortions Performed In Minn. Drops AgainThe number of abortions performed in Minnesota has dropped again. New figures from the Minnesota Department of Health show the number of abortions performed in Minnesota dropped from just over 11,000 in 2011 to about 10,700 in 2012, for a decrease of 370.
Appeals Court Rejects MN Corporate Disclosure LawA federal appeals court says a Minnesota law requiring disclosure of independent corporate political donations and spending is likely unconstitutional.
Bachmann’s Back In The Spotlight At Anti-Abortion RallyCongresswoman Michele Bachmann stepped back into the political spotlight for the first time this weekend since she dropped out of the contest for the Republican presidential nomination.
Rep. Bachmann Makes 1st Post-Race Minn. Appearance For the first time since leaving the White House race, Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann is appearing at a public event in Minnesota.
Bill Would Ban Human Cloning In MinnesotaA bill attempting to head off possible human cloning is starting its travel through Minnesota's Legislature.
Abortion Opponents Fill Minnesota Capitol GroundsAbortion opponents including Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann are protesting at the Minnesota State Capitol Saturday on the anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision.