Republican Transportation Bill Would Eliminate SWLRT Federal FundingMinnesota House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled a 10-year, $2 billion transportation bill that eliminates operating funds for the Southwest Light Rail Transit line.
Minn. Republicans Eye Big Tax Cuts, Reveal Transportation PlanMinnesota House Republicans are cueing up cuts to some health care programs and state government agencies while drumming up nearly $1.4 billion in tax relief.
Demonstrators Rally At Capitol For Tougher Gun LawsDemonstrators were at the State Capitol, asking Minnesota lawmakers to add tougher restrictions to the state's gun laws.
Minn. House Passes Bill Endorsing State Authority Over Wages, Sick LeaveThe Minnesota House has taken a step toward giving the state sole authority over whether to hike the minimum wage or require sick leave, a move opponents say strips local control from cities in favor of the state businesses.
Minnesota House Passes Real ID BillAfter years of debate, Real ID legislation has taken a significant step toward being signed into law.
Sunday Liquor Sales Passes House, Heads To SenateThe Minnesota House Monday took a major step toward legalizing Sunday liquor sales.
Raffles: The Future Of Campaign Fundraising In Minnesota?One Minnesota lawmaker thinks that raffles to raise campaign money are the perfect way to spice up dull political parties.
House GOP Seek To Repeal Water Quality BillHouse Republicans are targeting the state's new law meant to boost water quality, putting Gov. Mark Dayton on defense over one of his marquee initiatives.
Rep. Ilhan Omar Sworn In After Trip To SomaliaIlhan Omar took the oath as the nation's first Somali-American lawmaker this week, just days after an 8,500-mile journey that retraced her path from her war-torn homeland to Kenya to the Minnesota Capitol.
Republicans Control Balance Of Power In Minnesota House, SenatePreliminary results show Republicans have control of the Minnesota Senate and House.
House Candidate Arrested On Suspicion Of Domestic AssaultA candidate for the Minnesota House has been arrested on suspicion of domestic assault and strangulation.
Future Of 'Prince Act' Looks Bleak As Session's End ApproachesA bill inspired by the aftermath of Prince's death looks like it will be abandoned at the State Capitol in the final days of the 2016 legislative session.