Gov. Walz Signs Agriculture Bill With $18.4M In Drought ReliefGov. Tim Walz signed an agriculture funding bill Thursday that includes drought relief for farmers, investments in rural broadband and support for beginning farmers.
'This Is Historic': Lawmakers Reach Tax Cut Deal Ahead Of Session DeadlineMajor progress was made Saturday as lawmakers work to cobble together a budget deal before the end of the legislative session.
Budget Deals Remain Elusive As End Of Session NearsCommon ground on several budget bills remained elusive on Friday as Minnesota lawmakers rapidly approached the end of the legislative session.
Lawmakers Reach Deal To Raise The 'Growler Cap', Allow Breweries To Sell 6-Packs To Go
Participants Look To Steer Clear Of Drama At Minnesota Democratic ConventionWhen Minnesota Democrats open their state convention in Rochester, drama won't be on the agenda.
Gov. Tim Walz Tours Storm Damage In Western Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday visited a western Minnesota community reeling from devastating storms touched down late last week, pledging the state is behind them as residents pick up the pieces.
Republican Dennis Smith Drops Out Of Minnesota Attorney General RaceRepublican Attorney General candidate Dennis Smith has dropped his plan to run in the August primary.
Minnesota GOP Endorses Dr. Scott Jensen To Take On Gov. Tim Walz Minnesota Republicans endorse Dr. Scott Jensen for governor after a lengthy, contentious process. After nine rounds of balloting, he secured 65% of the vote.
Minnesota Republicans Gather In Rochester For Convention To Nominate Candidates For Statewide Office All eyes were on the governor's race as Minnesota Republicans convened Friday to endorse a candidate to challenge Democratic incumbent Gov. Tim Walz in the November election.
Minnesota Senate Dems Try To Force Abortion DebateThe Minnesota Senate Democratic minority tried unsuccessfully to force consideration Thursday of nine abortion and health-related bills that the Republican majority has kept bottled up in committee, saying it was critical to take a stand even though they lacked the votes to prevail.
Ilhan Omar Bags DFL Endorsement In Bid For Re-ElectionRep. Ilhan Omar won the endorsement Saturday of the DFL party in her bid to win re-election in Minnesota's 5th District, according to a campaign statement.
Minnesota Could See More Out-Of-State Women Seeking Abortions If Roe v Wade Reversal Bans Access Elsewhere Planned Parenthood North Central States is preparing for a surge of women seeking abortions to come to Minnesota for the procedure if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade.
AG Keith Ellison Joins Letter Urging Biden To Cancel Federal Student Loan Debt Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison joined several of his counterparts across the country Wednesday in urging President Joe Biden to fully cancel federal student loan debt.
Bill Signed Clearing The Way For $750 Frontline Worker ChecksThe state is aiming to get the online application portal up and running in a few weeks. Once that happens, you’ll have 45 days to apply.
'It’s A Great Start,': Frontline Workers React To Bonus PayAfter months of debate at the capitol, lawmakers came together to pass a bill providing bonus pay for eligible frontline workers during the pandemic.