Amid Legal Tussle, Minn. Lawmakers Mull Voter Tool With Minnesota's new online voter registration system in legal limbo, state lawmakers are starting to map out a backup plan.
DFL Rep. Simon Joins Minn. Secretary Of State RaceAnother Democratic state lawmaker is joining the race for Minnesota secretary of state. State Rep. Steve Simon of Hopkins announced his plans Tuesday. He is chairman of the House Elections Committee.
Minn. House Committee Considers Earlier PrimaryA Minnesota House committee is hearing a bill that would shift Minnesota's primary election from August to June.
For '13 Legislature, Long List Of Issues To TackleGov. Mark Dayton and the Legislature's new Democratic majorities have made it clear: The session that starts Tuesday will be all about the state budget.