Minnesota lawmakers fell into partisan camps Thursday as a House panel advanced a bill seeking state regulations on the number of nurses working shifts in hospitals.
Minnesota state senators are diving into the debate over gun control measures at the Capitol.
The board that aims to bring a bit of Hollywood t0 Minnesota could have more to offer film and television production companies if some lawmakers get their way.
A half dozen police chiefs and sheriffs argued Tuesday in a packed Capitol hearing room that Minnesota isn’t doing enough to protect against gun violence, kicking off three days of hearings on a host of new proposed limits on firearm ownership.
Minnesota’s county prosecutors are teaming up with state lawmakers on legislation that would expand the power of prosecutors to charge violent felons for possessing firearms.
Minnesota’s tax code brims with contradictions, carve-outs and just plain confusion.
The Minnesota legislature is less than a month away from convening for the 2013 session. And for the first time in 22 years, Democrats have complete control of Minnesota government after voters tossed out Republicans.
More than 3 million Minnesotans are expected to vote in Tuesday’s election. Minnesota is proud to lead the nation in voter turnout.
Newly manufactured school buses ferrying children to and from Minnesota schools will soon be required to have a safety feature: crossing arms that protrude from the front bumper.
Minnesota lawmakers are taking a day off as they prepare for a flurry of activity at the start of next week.
The Minnesota Legislature has selected an insurance agency owner to serve on the University of Minnesota Board of Regents.
The State Legislature is talking about moving the opening date from May 12 to May 5 due in part to our warm spring. This could make anglers, businesses and mothers pretty happy.
A fired Minnesota Senate GOP staffer is threatening to expose adulterous affairs by other legislators as part of a potential lawsuit over his firing, according to a document made public Thursday.
Governor Mark Dayton joined Sid Hartman in the WCCO Radio studios Tuesday morning
Democratic state Rep. Mindy Greiling says Minnesota Legislature’s 2012 session will be her last. The 10-term lawmaker announced Wednesday that she won’t seek re-election in the fall.
A special election will be held in about 10 weeks to fill the state Senate seat vacated when Larry Pogemiller (POHG’-uh-mill-er) agreed this week to take a position in the governor’s cabinet.
University of Minnesota regents have voted to formally request $170 million in borrowing from the state Legislature for building and renovation projects throughout the system.
Vikings external affairs vice president Lester Bagley talked about the club’s renewed push for a stadium agreement with Ramsey County and the State.
Former Governor Arne Carlson joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Friday with some advice for State Legislators and Governor Dayton.
The long-awaited Minnesota Vikings Stadium Bill was officially introduced at the state legislature Monday.