After Divisive 2019 Session, Minn. DFL Look To Use GOP's Stalling Against Them In 2020Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has called lawmakers back for a special session to complete a $48 billion state budget for the next two years.
Minnesota Lawmakers Plan To Work On Budget Through Night, WeekendLawmakers are putting in extra hours this holiday weekend, sorting out the final details needed to solidify the states massive budget. The special session started this morning but it could drag out throughout the weekend. They're planning to work all night long, if necessary.
Gov. Tim Walz Announces 1-Day Special Session To Be Held FridayMinnesota's governor has called for a special one-day legislative session for Friday -- but the Republican House minority leader says his party is not in agreement over the session's end time.
Last Bills Settled; Lawmakers Await Word On Special SessionGov. Tim Walz and top legislative leaders have now reached agreement on all nine of their major budget bills, and lawmakers are now waiting on the governor to call a special session so they can finish their work for the year.
Minnesota Legislature Files Suit Against Gov. DaytonThe governor's shutdown threat could mean the largest mass layoff in Minnesota since 2015.
A Look At The Messy Politics At The CapitolLooking for an explanation for why, after finishing a budget, the Minnesota Legislature is still in shambles? One answer is on a single piece of paper signed in the waning moments of the legislative session.
Lawmakers Hire Law Firm To Challenge Dayton's VetoRepublican House Speaker Kurt Daudt says Dayton's action was clearly unconstitutional and needs to be fought in court.
Dayton Urges Special Session To Resolve Spending BillsGovernor Mark Dayton says it was his idea to veto all of the funding for the Minnesota Legislature.
Dayton Signs Bills, Averting Government Shutdown, But Vetoes Legislature's FundingVetoes could trigger another special session or even a government shutdown starting July 1.
Gov. Dayton Says He's 'Genuinely Undecided' On All Budget BillsBoth the House and the Senate adjourned Friday morning at about 3 a.m. after lawmakers sent five budget bills to Gov. Mark Dayton.
4 Things To Know: MN Budget Passed, Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny & MoreFrom the special session ending to Jared Kushner under scrutiny in Russia probe, here are the four things to know for Friday, May 26.