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November 7, 2012
Republicans earn District 23 wins
JACKSON -- The eastern portion of Jackson County helped re-elect veteran state legislators to new district offices Tuesday night, Julie Rosen, a Fairmont Republican who had served as Minnesota District 22's senator for 10 years, won the District 23 seat by garnering 63.97 percent...
November 7, 2012 - 7:47pm
August 27, 2012
Republicans gain pair of amendment wins
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans' Nov. 6 ballots will show two proposed constitutional amendments with the titles the Republican-controlled Legislature wanted. Four of six Minnesota Supreme Court justices ruled Monday that Secretary of State Mark Ritchie exceeded his authority in rewriting...
August 27, 2012 - 11:01pm
February 29, 2012
'Surplus' not extra money
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's economy is doing better than the country, helping generate a modest state budget surplus, but that does not translate...
February 29, 2012 - 9:19pm
February 7, 2012
Large crowd of Nobles County Republicans gathers
WORTHINGTON -- While Don Groninga touted Rick Santorum Tuesday night at the Nobles County Republicans' caucus event, his preferred candidate...
February 7, 2012 - 10:15pm
January 19, 2012
Republicans announce plans for reforms
ST. PAUL -- Republican legislators hope to use the upcoming Minnesota legislative session to bring state government reform ideas to fruition....
January 19, 2012 - 8:21pm
July 14, 2011
Dayton, GOP reach agreement
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's three top budget negotiators walked from the governor's office Thursday evening to announce a state budget deal, frowning...
July 14, 2011 - 9:42pm
July 6, 2011
Lawmakers bleak about shutdown
ST. PAUL -- Count many Minnesota legislators among those who expect a long government shutdown. "My gut tells me that if this goes two weeks,...
July 6, 2011 - 8:28pm
July 5, 2011
Budget talks resume with little progress
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota state government is in a partial shutdown and the first budget negotiations in days resulted in nothing more than an agreement...
July 5, 2011 - 8:39pm
June 28, 2011
Dayton: 'Time is growing short'
ST. PAUL -- Today is the day for a state budget deal, key negotiators say, if one is possible before a Friday government shutdown. "We recognize...
June 28, 2011 - 9:16pm
June 24, 2011
'A very constructive day' in budget talks
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton, legislators and their staffs scurried to and fro throughout Friday and by the night the top budget negotiators...
June 24, 2011 - 8:03pm
June 20, 2011
No budget negotiations happening
ST. PAUL -- Ten days remain before the state budget runs dry, but no high-level budget talks have occurred since Thursday. Republican legislative...
June 20, 2011 - 8:36pm
June 8, 2011
Colleges face possible shutdown
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system is gearing up for a government shutdown. Or not. A Wednesday emergency meeting of the 54-campus system's board of trustees resulted in a resolution supporting shutdown preparation.
June 8, 2011 - 8:28pm
November 3, 2010
Republicans must prove themselves
ST. PAUL -- Republicans are used to saying they could do a better job of legislating if Democrats would just get out of the way. When the Minnesota Legislature becomes GOP controlled in January, they need to walk the talk. "It is time for the Republicans to step up and get some...
November 3, 2010 - 9:52pm
Letter: Vote GOP politicians out of office
Wake up, Americans, before it is too late. Who do our leaders in Washington think is the boss -- they or the Americans that voted them into the office they hold? The Republicans (senators and representatives) have not and will not work on anything that will help Americans get back...
August 3, 2010 - 12:00am
July 21, 2010
Republicans endorse 22A candidate
EDGERTON -- Forty-five delegates from Pipestone, Rock, Murray and Nobles counties endorsed Joe Schomacker of Luverne as the Republican nominee for the District 22A seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives. "I am honored and humbled by my party's endorsement," Schomacker said...
July 21, 2010 - 6:22pm