Lt. Gov. Fischbach Sued For Refusing To Give Up Senate SeatMinnesota's new Republican lieutenant governor is being sued for trying to keep her seat in the state Senate.
Minn. GOP Leaders To Dayton: Call Special Session For Lt. Gov. SuccessionRepublican leaders of the Minnesota Legislature are proposing a brief special session to avert a legal fight over the next lieutenant governor.
GOP Majority Leader Threatens Gov. Dayton With Senate ShutdownMinnesota's Republican Senate leader says he is preparing to lay off staffers and close down the Senate if a budget impasse with the Democratic governor goes much longer.
GOP Sen. Leader Warns Of Furloughs Over Budget VetoGov. Dayton vetoed the $130 million budget this spring amid a dispute over tax breaks and other measures he signed into law.
Reality Check: Minnesota Legislature's LawsuitThe Minnesota Legislature's lawsuit against the Governor gets its first hearing June 26 in Ramsey County District Court.
On Tour, Republicans Call Special Session 'Historic, Productive'Gov. Mark Dayton says he will decide Tuesday whether to sign or veto the budget bills he got from the legislature last week.
Drawn-Out Special Session Continues At CapitolThursday's agenda includes bills to fund health and human service programs, state government operations and a borrowing bill for public construction projects.
Talking Points: Will There Be A Special Session? Government Shutdown?Three weeks from Monday, May 22, is the deadline for the Minnesota Legislature to adjourn. But so far there is no agreement on the state’s budget for the next two years and that means the likelihood of a possible special session and even a state government shutdown this summer.
With Budget In Focus, A Look At Minnesota's LeadersIt's almost time for the Minnesota Legislature's rendition of "Let's Make a Deal."
Minn. House Republicans Reject $14K Raise For LegislatorsRepublican Speaker Kurt Daudt says House lawmakers won't get that raise -- even though voters approved it.
Minnesota Senate Republicans Targeting Health Care In 2017Senate Republicans are putting a major emphasis on health care as they take control.
New MN Senate Leader Takes Over With Slim MajoritySen. Paul Gazelka takes over Senate Republicans after their previous leader, Sen. David Hann, lost his Eden Prairie seat.