12-Year-Old Pushes Lawmakers To Pass Legal Protections For Foster Care ChildrenA 12-year old Minnesota girl won a long fight Thursday to get legal rights for foster children like her.
Bill Aiming To Crack Down On Police Impersonators Irks Security CompaniesLakeville Police say they have encountered multiple cases of police impersonators, including one who investigated cases and showed up at crime scenes.
Anti-Abortion Bills Spark Debate Over Women’s HealthThe Minnesota House passed two controversial anti-abortion bills Monday night despite the governor's threat to veto them.
Minnesota Republicans Say They Will 'Declare War' On Achievement GapGov. Dayton has made statewide pre-Kindergarten one of his biggest priorities for the remaining two years of his administration.
DFL Minority Leader Not Backing Down From Capitol Sexism, Racism ClaimsThe top Democrat in the Minnesota House says she will not apologize for calling out her male colleagues, who she says are "silencing" women lawmakers -- especially women of color.
Minn. GOP Pushing Several Anti-Abortion Bills Despite Dayton Veto ThreatMinnesota lawmakers are approving a series of abortion restrictions this year -- despite a veto threat from Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton.
Reality Check: The Cost Of Subsidized TransitWhile it’s true that taxpayers subsidize every passenger on the light rail, it's less than you think and less than other common transit systems.
Minn. Revenue Commissioner: Budget Cuts Could Mean Tax Return DelaysMinnesota's top tax official says deep cuts to state budgets could result in months-long delays to tax returns next year.
Take A Peek At Much-Ballyhooed MN House 'Retiring Room'The carved wood paneled room includes original 1905 furniture and light fixtures, as well as a fireplace.
Surprise Pipeline Vote Brings Protesters To State CapitolThe Minnesota House approved a surprise measure Thursday to allow Enbridge Oil Company to complete an oil pipeline across central Minnesota.
Minn. Republicans To File Formal Protest Against Democratic LeaderIt all stems from comments about a card game in the House retiring room she made on Monday that they say are offensive.
State Employee Bonus Program Under InvestigationMinnesota's Legislative Auditor has opened an investigation into a program that rewards workers for saving the state money.