Is Donald Trump Turning Minnesota From Blue To Purple?Minnesota is now less Democratic blue, and more Republican red. Let's call it purple.
Reality Check: Canada's 'National Security Threat' To U.S.Minnesota companies will be hit with huge tariffs on products they export to Canada starting July 1.
Reality Check: Trump's Tariffs & Canadian RetaliationThe president cites national security for imposing a 25 percent tariff on Canadian steel, and 10 percent on aluminum. Canada is reciprocating, and Minnesota iron ore is a target.
Reality Check: Pushing Pause On Refugee Resettlement In MinnesotaMinnesota's endorsed Republican candidate for governor is calling for an end to refugee resettlement in Minnesota.
Reality Check: Do Candidates Need Party Endorsements?Minnesota Republicans and Democrats hold conventions this weekend to pick candidates up and down the election ticket.
Reality Check: 5 Years Of Same-Sex Marriage In MinnesotaGov. Mark Dayton signed the law legalizing same-sex marriage in Minnesota on May 14, 2013.
Reality Check: Minnesotans Gaming The Food Stamps SystemMinnesota lawmakers are considering a bill to impose asset limits on food stamp recipients after a self-described millionaire said he got them for months,
Reality Check: Syrian Refugees In MinnesotaThe flow of Syrian refugees to the United States has slowed to a trickle. And in Minnesota, it stopped.
Reality Check: The Costly Golden Age Of Building StadiumsThere's been a 20-year, Twin Cities stadium boom for every major professional sport, and a Big Ten Minnesota football team.
Reality Check: Lobbyist Spending In MinnesotaLobbyists spent tens of millions of dollars last year to influence government officials in Minnesota. So what did it get them?
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.
Reality Check: The Impact Of Sunday Liquor SalesSunday beer runs were made legal last summer for the first time in state history. So how's it been going so far?