GOP, Dayton Battle Over Taxes As Legislative Session Nears EndRepublicans are claiming Governor Mark Dayton wants to raise taxes by more than $1 billion this year.
House Bill Restoring Minnesota Felons' Voting Rights FaltersMinnesota law bans felons from voting until they've completed parole or probation.
Bill Aims To Limit Camera Use In Minnesota CourtsHouse lawmakers are proposing steep restrictions on the use of cameras in Minnesota courtrooms.
Committee Nixes Attempts To Resurrect Gun Control BillsGun control advocates are criticizing a vote by a powerful House committee Tuesday that essentially kills two gun safety measures in the state.
House GOP Toughens Penalties For Protest DamagesSome Minnesota lawmakers are renewing efforts to punish protest organizers when their event leads to property damage.
Dayton Introduces Legislation To Fight Elder AbuseGovernor Mark Dayton is taking action to help protect Minnesota seniors.
New Gun Laws Getting Some Bipartisan Support At CapitolNew gun laws were introduced at the Minnesota State Capitol Monday morning, and there is some bipartisan support.
Liebling Ending Governor Campaign, 3 DFL Candidates LeftLongtime Democratic state Rep. Tina Liebling is ending her campaign for governor.
Republican Lawmakers Introduce Amendment To Downsize LegislatureA pair of Minnesota lawmakers thinks the Legislature is too large. They want to see if voters agree.
Lawmakers Look To Raise Smoking Age To 21 StatewideMinnesota lawmakers are looking to ride the momentum of cities raising their tobacco sales age by proposing a statewide increase to 21.
Proposed Bill Would Ax Statute Of Limitations For Sexually Violent CrimesAt the Capitol Thursday morning, a proposal for new legislation is finding support through the #MeToo movement.
Lawmakers Want Say In 3M Settlement DollarsRepublican lawmakers are questioning the structure of a multi-million dollar settlement between the state of Minnesota and 3M Co.
GOP Mum On Whether They'll Pay For MNLARS FixesHouse Speaker Kurt Daudt called on the Dayton administration Wednesday to take accountability for the project's botched launch.
Surplus Or Deficit? Minnesota Lawmakers Will Soon LearnMinnesota lawmakers are about to learn how much of a budget surplus they'll have this year or if they'll need to solve a deficit.
Gov. Dayton Signs Legislative Budget Into LawThe governor's office announced the signing Monday night. The House and Senate approved a bill to restore the $130 million in funding last week.