Rep. Erin Maye Quade Hopes Gun Bill Sit-In Will Spark VoteA Minnesota lawmaker has finished a 24-hour sit-in at the State Capitol to protest lack of action on gun safety bills.
Minnesota Tax Bill Heads To House FloorA GOP-sponsored bill aligning Minnesota's tax code to sweeping federal changes will head to the House floor for a vote.
Sports Betting Bill Fails In Minnesota HouseA bill to legalize online fantasy sports betting in Minnesota unexpectedly failed in the Minnesota House on Tuesday.
Senate Passes Bill Toughening Release For Sex OffendersLawmakers are moving quickly after a recent court decision to release a sex offender who admitted he molested more than 30 children.
GOP, Dayton Battle Over Taxes As Legislative Session Nears EndRepublicans are claiming Governor Mark Dayton wants to raise taxes by more than $1 billion this year.
House Bill Restoring Minnesota Felons' Voting Rights FaltersMinnesota law bans felons from voting until they've completed parole or probation.
Bill Aims To Limit Camera Use In Minnesota CourtsHouse lawmakers are proposing steep restrictions on the use of cameras in Minnesota courtrooms.
Committee Nixes Attempts To Resurrect Gun Control BillsGun control advocates are criticizing a vote by a powerful House committee Tuesday that essentially kills two gun safety measures in the state.
House GOP Toughens Penalties For Protest DamagesSome Minnesota lawmakers are renewing efforts to punish protest organizers when their event leads to property damage.
Dayton Introduces Legislation To Fight Elder AbuseGovernor Mark Dayton is taking action to help protect Minnesota seniors.
New Gun Laws Getting Some Bipartisan Support At CapitolNew gun laws were introduced at the Minnesota State Capitol Monday morning, and there is some bipartisan support.
Liebling Ending Governor Campaign, 3 DFL Candidates LeftLongtime Democratic state Rep. Tina Liebling is ending her campaign for governor.