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Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
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County considers up to $17 million in bonding
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College volleyball: West shows spark against Riverland
Section cross country: Windom boys ready to make a run; Worthington in Minnetrista
Iowa state cross country: Sieperda, Anderson lead G-LR/CL boys to big meet
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September 20, 2016
GOP attacks Dayton for severance pay for former appointees
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton approved nearly $80,000 worth of severance payments to three outgoing administration officials over the past five years. The administration paid former economic development commissioners Katie Clark Sieben and Mark Phillips, who succeeded each...
September 20, 2016 - 11:05pm
June 13, 2016
Area GOP endorses Weber, Schomacker and Hamilton
EDGERTON — Republicans from eight counties gathered Friday in Edgerton to officially endorse the re-election bids of their current state lawmakers. Sen. Bill Weber of Luverne and Reps. Joe Schomacker of Luverne and Rod Hamilton of Mountain Lake received the party’s support and...
June 13, 2016 - 10:16pm
May 25, 2016
House Speaker Ryan says he hasn’t decided on Trump
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — Paul Ryan, the top U.S. elected Republican, Wednesday continued to withhold his support from Donald Trump for the Republican...
May 25, 2016 - 2:49pm
May 23, 2016
Transportation, bonding fail at end of Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators came to St. Paul with hopes to pass a good many bills, but they failed to approve two major issues, transportation...
May 23, 2016 - 9:26am
May 22, 2016
Red state, blue state: Youth growth key to swing Minnesota Republican, speakers assert at GOP convention
DULUTH — Andrew Jarocki clarified that although he’s 17 years old, the senior at Duluth’s Marshall School will be old enough to vote in...
May 22, 2016 - 9:10pm
May 18, 2016
U.S. extends overtime pay to 4.2 million salaried workers
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration Tuesday unveiled the final version of a long-awaited and controversial rule to extend overtime pay to...
May 18, 2016 - 2:42pm
May 17, 2016
Donald Trump files disclosure of $10 billion in net worth
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump has filed a new personal financial disclosure form that details a net worth of more than $10 billion, the Republican...
May 17, 2016 - 9:31pm
May 16, 2016
MN GOP should withhold campaign cash from Trump, group says
ST. PAUL — A group of Minnesota Republicans hopes to take a stand against presumptive nominee Donald Trump at the state party convention this weekend. They call themselves “Conservatives for Candidates of Character” and say they want to be a “bulwark against the ugliness and...
May 16, 2016 - 9:22pm
May 12, 2016
No endorsement — yet: Trump and Ryan break the ice, but differences remain
WASHINGTON — U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan stopped short of endorsing Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump Thursday...
May 12, 2016 - 3:13pm
May 10, 2016
Report says Facebook suppresses conservative stories: Senate committee launches inquiry
WASHINGTON — A U.S. Senate committee launched an inquiry Tuesday into how social media website Facebook selects its news stories after a report...
May 10, 2016 - 4:45pm
May 9, 2016
Hagedorn wins GOP endorsement
BLUE EARTH — Republican candidate Jim Hagedorn won the GOP endorsement for Congress during Saturday’s First District Republican Convention at Mankato’s Verizon Wireless Center. Republican delegates unified behind the unopposed Hagedorn, who pushed DFL Rep. Tim Walz to a 54 percent...
May 9, 2016 - 9:10pm
Deal-making so far ‘constructive, not productive’
ST. PAUL — The annual Minnesota Capitol deal-making dance began on a rainy Monday afternoon in Gov. Mark Dayton’s Summit Avenue mansion. Inside the official residence, Dayton, Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk, the deputy and assistant Senate majority leaders,...
May 9, 2016 - 8:53pm
May 8, 2016
Trump says he’s open to raising taxes on wealthy Americans
WASHINGTON — U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Sunday he was open to raising taxes on the rich, backing off his prior...
May 8, 2016 - 7:55pm
May 5, 2016
GOP defeats Senate bonding bill
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Legislature is in limbo after Thursday’s narrow defeat of a major issue on the table this year. “I think for those...
May 5, 2016 - 8:16pm
May 4, 2016
And then there was one: Trump, lone survivor in Republican White House race, now must unify party
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump became the last man standing in the race for the Republican U.S. presidential nomination Wednesday as his sole remaining...
May 4, 2016 - 8:33pm