Gov. Tim Walz To Release More Daily Details, But Not Full CalendarThe state's public records law narrowly defines what information about government employees is public. An employee's calendar is not within that narrow scope.
Gov. Walz Open To Special Session To Address Insulin CostsGov. Tim Walz says he's open to calling a special session to help diabetics who can't afford the cost of insulin, but lawmakers must first work out a deal.
'It's Not An Optional Medication': Advocates, Gov. Tim Walz Discuss High Price Of InsulinThe 2019 legislative session ended without lawmakers taking action on the high price of insulin.
Metro Transit Debuts Electric C Line Bus, Providing Connection For Underserved North MinneapolisA transportation project that has been in the works for years is now a reality.
Gov. Walz Challenges Students On Summer Break To Go Camping This WeekendThursday marked the last day of school for many students across Minnesota, and as they face the first weekend of summer break, Gov. Tim Walz has a challenge for them: Get outside and go camping.
Gov. Tim Walz Signs 13 Budget Bills Into LawIn a special session last week, Gov. Tim Walz signed 13 budgets bills into law passed by the Minnesota State Legislature.
Gov. Tim Walz Signs $20 Billion Education Budget BillWalz, a former teacher, says he is "proud to sign this bill to increase our investment in Minnesota's children and improve our schools."
Walz Requests Federal Disaster Declaration For Winter-Spring StormsOfficials say flooding, blizzards and strong winds from mid-March to late April caused damage totaling $39 million -- well above the $8 million threshold required for a federal declaration.
It Was Messy, But Gov. Tim Walz & Lawmakers Found A Way To Finish The 2019 Session The finish was messy and long negotiations behind closed doors stirred up indignation, but Gov. Tim Walz and Minnesota legislative leaders found a way to work together for deals on taxes, spending and policy to finish the essential work of the 2019 session.
Minnesota Legislature Passes $48B Budget In Special SessionThe Minnesota Legislature ended its special session Saturday after approving a $48 billion budget to fund state government for the next two years.
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.
What's In And What's Out Of Minnesota State Capitol Budget DealA budget deal is very slowly coming together at the Minnesota State Capitol Wednesday night.
MN Lawmakers Reach Budget Deal, Prepare For Special SessionMinnesota lawmakers adjourned their 2019 legislative session at midnight Monday with little to show for it. Governor Tim Walz is now preparing to call a special session so the legislature can finish its work.
Senate GOP Passes 'Lights On' Bill; No Budget Deal In SightThe Minnesota Senate has approved a Republican plan for preventing a state government shutdown if the Legislature's budget stalemate persists.
Minnesota Senate, House Pass Bill Aimed At Drug PricesThe Senate passed it unanimously Thursday, 67-0. The House then passed it 130-2 and sent it to Gov. Tim Walz for his signature.