For Minnesota, Special Session Talks Aren't InfrequentMinnesota's Legislature is living through special session deja vu.
UK’s ‘Brexit’ Decision Could Have Worldwide ImpactBritain's surprise decision to leave the European Union sent a shockwave through financial markets around the globe.
Good Question: Why Is It So Hard To Pass A Law?A day-long gun control protest in the United States House is over. After more than 25 hours on the floor, Democrats ended their sit-in Thursday afternoon.
Dems Hail House Sit-In A Success; Republicans Call It ‘Publicity Stunt’ The Orlando massacre prompted dramatic action by House Democrats, who ended a raucous 24-hour sit-in Thursday to get a vote on gun control.
Supreme Court Limits Drunk Driving TestsThe Supreme Court on Thursday placed new limits on state laws that make it a crime for motorists suspected of drunken driving to refuse alcohol tests.
Franken's Humor Could Be Key In Clinton CampaignFor years, Sen. Al Franken has kept one of his most potent political weapons in check: his wit. The former "Saturday Night Live" comic was determined to establish himself as a serious senator after winning his Minnesota seat by a razor-thin margin.
Eagan Hopes Vikings Relocation Will Make It A 'Destination City'The Minnesota Vikings are officially moving from Eden Prairie to Eagan. The Eagan City Council unanimously approved the Vikings' plans to build a new headquarters and training facility in the Twin Cities suburb.
Minn. Rep. Ellison, Other Democrats Stage House Gun Control Sit-inRebellious Democrats shut down the House's legislative work on Wednesday, staging a sit-in on the House floor and refusing to leave until they secured a vote on gun control measures. Exasperated Republicans were forced to recess while cutting off cameras that showed the protest.
Wis. Republicans Divided On Supporting TrumpEven as some Wisconsin Republicans are urging delegates to the national convention to get aboard the movement to dump presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump, others in the state GOP continue to urge unity.
Iowa Rep. Seeks To Block Harriet Tubman CurrencyA Republican congressman is trying to block the Treasury from redesigning U.S. currency, a move that could prevent the government from replacing Andrew Jackson on the front of the $20 bill with abolitionist Harriet Tubman.
Reality Check: Trump's Campaign FundsTrump is reporting that he has $1,289,508 cash on hand. That's less than many candidates in state races, including Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Wis. Sen. Leader Calls For Solidarity Behind TrumpThe top Republican in the Wisconsin state Senate is repeating his call for the GOP to get behind presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump.