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November 7, 2012
Republicans earn District 23 wins
November 7, 2012 - 7:47pm
August 27, 2012
Republicans gain pair of amendment wins
August 27, 2012 - 11:01pm
February 29, 2012
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Gov. Mark Dayton says on Wednesday that he is pleased with a new budget projection, but rejects Republican claims that the surplus is their doing.
'Surplus' not extra money
February 29, 2012 - 9:19pm
February 7, 2012
ryan mcgaughey/daily globe
Don Groninga of Worthington tells Nobles County Republicans attending Tuesday evening's caucus event at Worthington High School why he supports Rick Santorum for president.
Large crowd of Nobles County Republicans gathers
February 7, 2012 - 10:15pm
January 19, 2012
don davis/State Capitol Bureau
Sen. Ted Lillie of Lake Elmo on Thursday discusses provisions Republicans support to improve Minnesota's business climate.
Republicans announce plans for reforms
January 19, 2012 - 8:21pm
July 14, 2011
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
There were no smiles Thursday evening as state leaders announced a framework of a budget deal. (From left) House Speaker Kurt Zellers, Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch and Gov. Mark Dayton.
Dayton, GOP reach agreement
July 14, 2011 - 9:42pm
July 6, 2011
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
After Republicans turned down two options to raise state revenue, Gov. Mark Dayton on Wednesday says he does not know where budget talks can go from here. A budget solution is needed to end a government shutdown.
Lawmakers bleak about shutdown
July 6, 2011 - 8:28pm
July 5, 2011
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters on Tuesday that he will continue meeting with Republican leaders in an attempt to end a budget impasse and end a state government shutdown.
Budget talks resume with little progress
July 5, 2011 - 8:39pm
June 28, 2011
Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters on Tuesday that Wednesday is the day a budget deal must be cut to avoid a government shutdown.
Dayton: 'Time is growing short'
June 28, 2011 - 9:16pm
June 24, 2011
Don Davis/ State Capitol Bureau
Minnesota legislative leaders and the governor said Friday night that they have work left, but they did reach several agreements during day-long budget negotiations. (From left) Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch, Gov. Mark Dayton and House Speaker Kurt Zellers brief reporters after leaving the talks, which resume Saturday morning.
'A very constructive day' in budget talks
June 24, 2011 - 8:03pm
June 20, 2011
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
House Speaker Kurt Zellers, with Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch, asks Gov. Mark Dayton to return to budget negotiations with a significant offer. No high-level budget talks have occurred since Thursday, with 10 days left before a potential government shutdown.
No budget negotiations happening
June 20, 2011 - 8:36pm
June 8, 2011
Colleges face possible shutdown
June 8, 2011 - 8:28pm
November 3, 2010
Republicans must prove themselves
November 3, 2010 - 9:52pm
Letter: Vote GOP politicians out of office
August 3, 2010 - 12:00am
July 21, 2010
Republicans endorse 22A candidate
July 21, 2010 - 6:22pm