The Bills Left Behind By The 2019 Legislative SessionFrom January to May, state lawmakers introduced nearly 6,000 bills -- the most in state history. Only 65 of them actually passed in the regular session.
Gun Control Proposals Shot Down At State CapitolTwo proposals would have expanded background checks for firearms transfers and allowed police to temporarily confiscate guns from people judged to be an imminent threat.
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 House Debating Gun Control MeasuresOn Monday, the Minnesota House of Representatives is taking up two major gun control bills.
'We're Taking Action': Minn. Democrats Try To Force Vote On Gun Control BillsMinnesota's top Republican at the State Capitol Thursday declared gun safety bills dead for the year. That's after Democrats used a parliamentary maneuver to force a vote on gun control.
Parkland School Shooting Survivor David Hogg Speaks In MinneapolisA Florida school shooting survivor was in Minnesota Tuesday, using his story to try and compel change in our state's gun laws.
'Bring It Up For A Vote!': Gwen Walz Stands With Moms Demand Action On Gun BillsA Minnesota gun control group is ramping up pressure on the state Senate to vote on two firearms measures at the Capitol.
Reality Check: Do 'Red Flag' Gun Laws Work?A growing number of mass shootings is prompting states to pass "red flag" laws, including Minnesota.
'It Could Save Lives': Red Flag Gun Bill Passes In Minn. House CommitteeThe Minnesota House Public Safety Committee voted in favor of a "Red Flag" bill, which would allow police to seize guns from anyone a judge ruled was a danger to themselves or others.
'We Face An Epidemic': Hundreds Converge On Capitol For Controversial Gun HearingsHundreds of supporters and opponents of gun control packed the Minnesota State Capitol Wednesday night for a high-intensity committee hearing.
2 Gun Control Bills To Be Considered By Minnseota House PanelThe Minnesota Legislature braced Wednesday for its first hearing this session on gun control, with testimony scheduled on bills to require universal criminal background checks for gun purchasers and to let families and police ask courts to take guns from people judged to pose a threat to themselves or others.
Gun Control Bills Unveiled As Opponents Fan Out At CapitolA senator unveiled two bills to tighten Minnesota's gun restrictions while gun control opponents fanned out across the state Capitol complex to lobby their lawmakers against the legislation.
Gun Control Supporters Rally At Capitol On First Day Of 2019 Legislative SessionDemocrats took control of the House, electing Melissa Hortman as the House Speaker. And outside the ornate Chamber two different gun safety groups swarmed the Capitol.
Gun Control Advocates Rally At The Capitol, Demand Legislation To Curb Gun ViolenceGun control advocates are rallying at the Minnesota Capitol to demand that lawmakers pass two bills to reduce gun violence.
Democratic Gains Raise Odds For Gun Control In MinnesotaA shift in the balance of power at the state Capitol has boosted the odds of lawmakers passing bills to reduce gun violence.