Gov. Dayton, GOP In Stalemate Over SWLRT, Transportation BillNo matter where they live, Minnesota lawmakers agree that state highways and bridges are in desperate need of upgrades. But they are paralyzed with the politics of paying for it.
Lawmakers Voting On De-Funding Planned ParenthoodThe Minnesota House is expected to vote Thursday night on a bill to de-fund Planned Parenthood.
Bill Requires Background Check Before Gun TransfersGun safety supporters rallied at a church outside the Minnesota State Capitol Tuesday. DFL State Senator Ron Latz is proposing a bill which requires criminal background checks for the 40 percent of gun transfers he says are currently exempted – including online and gun show sales.
To Honor Prince, Lawmaker Seeks To Make MN’s State Color PurpleA Minnesota state senator is introducing a bill that would designate purple as the official state color in honor of Prince.
Fans Worldwide Pay Tribute To PrincePrince died in Minneapolis, but the grief is being felt worldwide. A flood of tributes has poured in from all over the globe over the past two days.
Reality Check: Would A Bathroom Ban Really Protect Women, Children?Minnesota supporters of a transgender bathroom ban are not likely to get a vote on the bill this year.
Minnesota Caregivers Rally For Higher Pay At State CapitolThey're asking for a 5 percent pay hike, or about 55-cents an hour.
Will Minnesota's Movie 'Snowbate' Melt Away?Some top House Republicans want to call it a "wrap" on Minnesota's film board, which has brought movie business to the state for more than 30 years.
Skeptical Reception For Soccer Stadium Tax BreaksPlans for a new soccer stadium in St. Paul got a skeptical reception Thursday from a Minnesota House Committee.
GOP Aims To Strip Funds From Planned Parenthood ClinicsPlanned Parenthood is calling a stack of anti-abortion bills introduced by Republicans the most aggressive attacks against the organization in years.
Minn. Lawmakers Discuss Controversial Bathroom BillThere was an emotional hearing at the State Capitol Tuesday on a bill to ban transgender people from using bathrooms that do not match their biological sex. It is supported by parents who said they are worried about the safety of their children.
Question Before Lawmakers: Are Online Fantasy Sports Gambling?Attention fantasy sports players, the Minnesota House was debating Monday a bill to legalize online fantasy sports betting.