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.
Gov. Walz Names Nancy Daubenberger As Transportation CommissionerGov. Tim Walz has named Nancy Daubenberger as his new transportation commissioner, a post she had filled on an interim basis since the departure of former Commissioner Margaret Anderson Kelliher.
Minnesota’s Big Breweries To Sell Growlers Again, Smaller Breweries Can Sell 6 Packs To-Go Under New LawMinnesota beer lovers can again buy growlers at some of the state’s largest breweries and six packs to-go at other smaller taprooms under a new law effective Monday.
DFL Party Endorses Incumbents Walz, Flanagan, Blaha, EllisonThe Democratic-Farm-Labor Party, in their nominating convention Friday, selected Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan for endorsements in the 2022 gubernatorial race.
Walz Taps National Guard For Flood Support In Northeastern MNGov. Tim Walz has authorized the national guard to provide flood support in northeastern Minnesota, a region which has seen successive amounts of rainfall and snow melt over the last few weeks.
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.
Legislative Leaders, Gov. Walz Announce Broad Deal On New Spending, Tax CutsGov. Tim Walz and legislative leaders announced Monday a framework deal for a supplemental budget to spend the state's surplus.
Fallen Minnesota Officers Honored With NFTs: 'It's Like A Digital Tombstone'
Walz Joins Governors Calling For Senate To Codify Roe V. Wade Into LawThis comes the same week as a Politico report that shared a leaked draft of the forthcoming U.S. Supreme Court ruling on abortion, showing the justices appearing to be on the verge of overturning the 1973 ruling.
What Would Overturning Roe V. Wade Mean For Minnesota And Surrounding States?In Minnesota, abortion would remain legal. That's also true for states such as Iowa and Nebraska. However, abortion would become illegal in North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin, due to individual laws in those states.
'Not On My Watch': MN Politicians React To Report That Suggests SCOTUS May Overturn Roe V. WadeSome Minnesota politicians are responding to a report published Monday night in Politico that a draft opinion circulated among Supreme Court justices suggests that earlier this year a majority of them had thrown support behind overturning the 1973 case Roe v. Wade that legalized abortion nationwide.
Legislature Reaches Final Three-Week Stretch Of Session, Hopes For CompromiseTop lawmakers in the Minnesota Legislature struck a key bipartisan agreement last week on frontline worker bonuses and the unemployment trust fund, and they are hoping for similar compromise in the final days of the legislative session.
In 4th State Of The State Address, Gov. Walz Urges Unity As Legislature Remains At Odds In Session’s Final WeeksGov. Tim Walz appealed for unity in Minnesota’s divided legislature during his fourth State of the State address Sunday, the first time he delivered the annual speech at the capitol since the pandemic began.
Walz's State Of The State To Address Budget Surplus, Frontline Worker PayMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz was expected to call for compromise in negotiations to replenish the state’s unemployment insurance trust fund and to pay frontline worker bonuses during his State of the State address on Sunday.