Insulin Cost Relief Uncertain Amid Budget Showdown At CapitolIf there is no agreement by next Monday the legislature will have to go into special session to avoid a state government shutdown July 1.
‘I’m Listening’: Beto O’Rourke Stumps In The Twin CitiesDemocratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke made appearances in Minneapolis and Lakeville Wednesday.
2% Medical Provider Tax A Major Sticking Point In Budget Discussions"In the $12 billion of tax increases over the next four years, we couldn't get them to lower one of them," Republican Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka said.
Hopeful Talk Hits Brick Wall Of Reality In State Capitol Budget TalksBudget talks collapsed again late Tuesday at the Minnesota State Capitol.
Walz, Legislative Leaders Work To Set Budget TargetsAt issue are the big questions of spending and taxes that need to be resolved if the Legislature is going to adjourn on time May 20.
Talking Points: Speaker Melissa Hortman Discusses Legislature DeadlinesThe legislature is trying to do things differently this year. They're hoping to get all their work finished before the end of the session, which is in just two weeks.
GOP, DFL Need To Agree On Budget Spending Terms By MondayGov. Tim Walz, Republican Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka and Democratic House Speaker Melissa Hortman are all meeting at this hour.
Justine Ruszczyk Damond's Family Calls For Changes Within Minneapolis Police DepartmentJohn Ruszczyk, the father of Justine Ruszczyk Damond, offered a sharp critique of the initial handling of her murder case.
U.S. Official: Bde Maka Ska Is The Recognized Name At Federal LevelThe official name of a popular Minneapolis lake remains Bde Maka Ska – at least on the federal level.
House Introduces Amendment To Name Lake Bde Maka SkaThis renaming amendment is likely to pass the Minnesota House Tuesday afternoon. Now the question is what happens in the Senate.
Minnesota House Passes Gas Tax HikeThe House transportation bill, which includes the gas tax hike, passed the House Monday evening with a 74-58 vote, but it will likely stall out in the Republican-controlled Senate.