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.
Minnesota House Backs Gun Control Proposals Over GOP ObjectionsHouse Democrats wrapped the proposals into a public safety bill that passed 70-64 early Tuesday. Five Democrats voted no.
Minnesota GOP, DFL At Odds With Dueling Tax PlansMinnesota's is the only divided legislature in the country, and there's no better example of it than these dueling tax plans.
Trump Seeks To Be First GOP Presidential Candidate To Win MN Since 1972President Donald Trump will be in the Twin Cities Monday. He ended up losing Minnesota by just 50,000 votes in 2016.
Minnesota House Dems Blame GOP For Rising Drug PricesThe chair of the Senate Health and Human Services Committee, Michelle Benson, countered that her chamber has been working on drug prices since before the session but is focusing on "bills that will impact the entire market," not just one drug.
NTSB: Truck Driver High On Marijuana Likely Caused Of GOP Train CrashA trash truck driver who had marijuana in his system likely caused a fatal collision last year with an Amtrak train that was carrying Republican lawmakers, federal investigators concluded Thursday.
Wisconsin GOP Proposes 10 Percent Income Tax CutGov. Evers campaigned on paying for an income tax cut by reducing a corporate tax cut program by about $340 million.
White House Denounces Rep. King, Of Iowa, Over 'White Supremacist' QuoteKing was quoted last week by The New York Times as saying: "White nationalist, white supremacist, Western civilization — how did that language become offensive?"
Federal Government Shutdown Is Hours AwayThe federal government will partially shut down Friday at midnight if the House and Senate don't pass a spending bill.
Trump Slams GOP Leaders Over Border Wall MoneyTrump already has lashed out at GOP leaders in Congress over the lack of wall funding in a short-term spending bill that passed the Senate on Wednesday.
Wis. GOP Senate Leader Won't Rule Out Medicaid ExpansionScott Fitzgerald says he doesn't see support for taking the federal money right now, "but there's a lot of moving parts but I don't want to be presumptuous and rule it out."
Gov. Walker Signs 3 Bills Into Law Weakening Incoming Governor's PowersSince his loss to Tony Evers in November, Scott Walker has not said what he plans to do. His term ends on Jan. 7.
Dan Feehan Concedes To Jim Hagedorn In Minnesota's 1st DistrictThe race was one of the few in which a Republican won a House seat held by a Democrat.
Housley's New Ad Features NHL Hall Of Famer HusbandA Suffolk University poll last month showed Tina Smith with a 7-point lead in the race.
Trump Attacks Sessions, Suggests DOJ Hurt GOP In MidtermsPresident Donald Trump escalated his attacks on Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday, suggesting the Department of Justice put Republicans in midterm jeopardy with recent indictments of two GOP congressmen.