DHS: About 35K Minnesotans To Lose Food Stamps Under New Trump Administration RulesThousands of Minnesotans could be kicked off food stamps under new Trump administration rules.
'You're Fired': Turnover In The Trump AdministrationPresident Donald Trump has now had more national security advisors than any first term president ever, adding to the already-high White House turnover.
Reality Check: Minnesota And The Climate Change CrisisReleased last year, the National Climate Assessment predicted the kind of historic devastation we're seeing now -- and included dire warnings about the Midwest and Minnesota.
Reality Check: Minnesota State Fair’s Top 10 Bestselling FoodsOne of the main reasons people flock the Minnesota State Fair is to eat -- and many vendors bring in big bucks feeding us.
Reality Check: 'Red Flag' Gun LawsThroughout 2019 at the Minnesota Capitol, hundreds of gun safety demonstrators swarmed the legislature demanding a series of gun control measures, including "red flag" laws allowing police to temporarily disarm people in crisis who may be mentally ill and dangerous to themselves or others.
Reality Check: Minnesota Politicians Who Vote With TrumpPresident Donald Trump this week vowed he will win Minnesota in the 2020 election.
Reality Check: The Truth About Immigrants In MinnesotaThe president's racist tweets have sharply focused the debate on who is legally in the United States and in Minnesota.
Minnesota Lawmakers Enjoyed $1 Million In Per Diem Payments In 2019 SessionMinnesota state lawmakers last week got their second pay raise in two years -- but it did not stop them from taking more than a million dollars in under-the-radar daily expense payments during the 2019 legislative session.
Reality Check: Outside Groups Spent Record Money To Influence 2018 Minn. ElectionsOutside groups spent a record amount of money to influence Minnesota state political campaigns last year.
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.
Reality Check: Does Wind Energy Kill Birds And Cause Cancer?The state's largest power company is switching to renewable energy at a time when President Donald Trump bashes energy sources like wind.
Help Wanted: Minnesota Is Losing WorkersState officials say Minnesota has a problem: Too many jobs, too few workers. Economists say the answer is more immigrants -- while at the same time that President Donald Trump is trying to restrict them.
Reality Check: Where Does All The Gas Tax Money Go?On Wednesday, the Republican-led Minnesota Senate rejected a plan from DFL Gov. Tim Walz to raise the state's gasoline tax by 20 cents.
Why The Measles Outbreak May Be More Widespread In MinnesotaMeasles were all but "eradicated" in the year 2000 -- the same year George W. Bush faced Al Gore for president. Now, measles are making a comeback.
Reality Check: Are President Trump's Tax Day Claims True?President Donald Trump visited a Burnsville trucking company this week to talk about Minnesota's economy. He used a Tax Day economic roundtable to highlight what he calls America's "historic" recovery.