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April 7, 2014
Minimum wage deal advances
ST. PAUL — Small businesses that dot greater Minnesota would not be forced to pay employees as much as larger firms pay under a minimum wage...
April 7, 2014 - 8:23pm
April 6, 2014
Professor, students make headway at MN Capitol
DETROIT LAKES — A few years ago, Jayne Jones was sitting in a Twin Cities bar playing cribbage with her now husband, and there happened to be a legislator there having one too many drinks — or more. “He was drunk as a skunk, and he announced to the entire bar that unlike...
April 6, 2014 - 8:22pm
August 20, 2013
Guns at the Capitol?
ST. PAUL — Gun opponents testified Tuesday that they felt uncomfortable earlier this year when they knew gun advocates were packing in the...
August 20, 2013 - 11:19pm
Lawmakers back Capitol fix
ST. PAUL -- Fixing the Minnesota Capitol building's crumbling outside walls and aging interior won easy approval from a key House committee Tuesday,...
March 20, 2012 - 10:06pm
February 10, 2012
Capitol Chatter: Rhetoric up, cooperation down
ST. PAUL -- Political rhetoric escalated in the Minnesota Capitol as Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed four Republican-written lawsuit reform bills. Dayton complained that Republicans did not talk to him or consider a court report on the issue before passing the bills. "It appears...
February 10, 2012 - 10:53pm
September 27, 2011
Minnesota Capitol under repair
ST. PAUL -- Workers removed chunks of marble from the Minnesota Capitol exterior in recent weeks, meaning scaffolding protecting visitors from...
September 27, 2011 - 9:03pm
March 19, 2010
Veterans support license fund use
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota veterans took aim at legislators and media accounts critical of the governor's office using veterans' funds to pay a staff member, and during a Thursday committee hearing senators apologized to veterans. "I, quite frankly, do not know what all the fuss is about,"...
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am
February 18, 2010
Farmers Union plans Capitol trip
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota Farmers Union will host a bus from southwest Minnesota to attend Day at the Capitol on Feb. 24. The bus will depart the Super 8 in Worthington at 5:45 a.m.; the Windom Co-op in Windom at 6:30 a.m.; and the Junction Café at the intersection of U.S. 71 and...
February 18, 2010 - 12:00am
February 4, 2010
No fun for lawmakers
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators return to the state Capitol today for a session that promises to be little fun. Like the kid who gets clothes for Christmas, lawmakers will deal with the necessities, not the luxuries. And, frankly, there is but one overriding necessity on their...
February 4, 2010 - 12:00am
December 1, 2009
Lawmakers look to job bonding
ST. PAUL -- The problem is to find money to create jobs while the economy remains troubled. The solution remains very much a work in progress...
December 1, 2009 - 12:00am
November 14, 2009
Pawlenty noticed nationwide
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans may think their media report on Tim Pawlenty's potential presidential run only because he is their home-state governor, but the Republican is getting plenty of attention nationwide. Online political writers have been watching Pawlenty closely. But so have...
November 14, 2009 - 12:46am
October 28, 2009
Private money to help foot highway bills
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota transportation officials want more private companies to pay part of the construction bill for highway projects. Transportation...
October 28, 2009 - 12:00am