Trump Order Would Ban Most Trans Troops From ServingPresident Donald Trump released an order Friday night banning most transgender troops from serving in the military except under "limited circumstances," following up on his calls last year to ban transgender individuals from serving.
'Tired Of Being Afraid': Students March On Washington, Demand Gun ControlSummoned by student survivors of the Florida school shooting, tens of thousands of people poured into the nation's capital and cities across America on Saturday to march for gun control and ignite political activism among the young.
Ahead Of Election, Dayton Content To Be On The SidelinesAs Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton nears the end of eight years in office to cap a four-decade political career, he's content to take a back seat in the race to replace him. At least for now.
Henry Sibley Students D.C. Bound For 'March For Our Lives' RallyAbout a half-million people are expected at the March for Our Lives protest in Washington, D.C., this Saturday.
Students Stage 'Die-In' At Minn. Capitol As Gun Bill Deadline LoomsFrustration is growing for gun control supporters as the deadline to change state laws approaches.
Minneapolis May Raise Tobacco-Buying Age To 21Plymouth, Edina, St. Louis Park and Bloomington have already raised the age to buy tobacco.
House Bill Restoring Minnesota Felons' Voting Rights FaltersMinnesota law bans felons from voting until they've completed parole or probation.
2 Bills Aimed At Protecting Police Discussed In St. PaulOne piece of legislation would increase the penalty for physically assaulting a police officer from a gross misdemeanor to a felony.
Bill Passes To Display 'In God We Trust' In Tennessee SchoolsThe measure requires schools to display the motto in a prominent location, either as a plaque, artwork, or in some other form.
Reality Check: Will Minnesota Pass Any New Gun Laws?In the Minnesota House and Senate, there are currently 26 separate bills pending that restrict guns or aim to curb gun violence.
Dayton Names Thissen Among State Supreme Court Finalists Former gubernatorial candidate and Democratic state Rep. Paul Thissen was named as one of four finalists for a Minnesota Supreme Court vacancy on Wednesday, raising the specter of Gov. Mark Dayton naming another partisan figure to the state's highest court.
Dean Phillips Gets Nod From Gabrielle Giffords For Stance Toward NRAThe gun safety organization founded by former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords endorsed Democrat Dean Phillips Wednesday in the race for Minnesota’s 3rd congressional district.