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May 13, 2013
Sen. Scott Dibble, DFL-Minneapolis, left, sponsor of the gay marriage bill in the Minnesota Senate, and his partner Richard Leyva greet a large, joyous crowd as they arrive at the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul, Minn. on Monday. (Associated Press)
Minnesota Senate passes gay marriage
May 13, 2013 - 3:00pm
May 8, 2013
Local issues find way into Senate
May 8, 2013 - 10:27pm
May 7, 2013
With time running out, bonding bill stalls in legislature
May 7, 2013 - 9:28pm
April 29, 2013
Senators enter the Minnesota Senate chamber to vote on a tax bill Monday. (Don Davis/Forum News Service)
Senators pass tax bill following uncertainty
April 29, 2013 - 11:52pm
April 25, 2013
Minnesota senators debate budget bills Thursday. (Don Davis/Forum News Service)
Early childhood education funding gets a boost
April 25, 2013 - 11:28pm
Minnesota senators debate budget bills Thursday.(Don Davis/Forum News Service)
$15.7 billion Minnesota Senate education bill passes test, but graduation test fails
April 25, 2013 - 10:58pm
April 23, 2013
Sen. Roger Reinert of Duluth (left) listens to Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook during a Tax Committee meeting Tuesday. (Danielle Killey/Forum News Service)
Minnesota lawmakers face three distinct tax proposals
April 23, 2013 - 11:00pm
April 16, 2013
Senators approve own pay raises
April 16, 2013 - 11:04pm
March 21, 2013
Gun bill sent to House
March 21, 2013 - 10:10pm
February 26, 2013
Sen. Roger Reinert of Duluth shows fellow senators on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, his bill to allow Sunday and holiday beer sales. He later said that he will not pursue the bill unless there is a public outcry of support. (DON DAVIS/FORUM NEWS SERVICE>
Alcohol on Sunday? Lawmakers consider it, but changes unlikely
February 26, 2013 - 12:24am
June 28, 2012
Column: Senate's torn fabric
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
June 19, 2012
Panel to consider Senate sex scandal attorney bill
June 19, 2012 - 8:29pm
May 25, 2012
Oberloh files for senate seat
May 25, 2012 - 9:09pm
May 8, 2012
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Minnesota senators Tuesday debate a proposal to fund a Vikings stadium. In recent weeks, the stadium has become an increasingly hot topic as the Legislature nears the end of this year's session.
New Senate stadium plan includes user fees
May 8, 2012 - 10:22pm
March 6, 2012
brian korthals/Daily Globe
Former Luverne Mayor Bill Weber announced his candidacy for the District 22 Senate seat Tuesday. Weber said he was waiting to find out whether Sen. Doug Magnus planned to run again before making his decision. Magnus announced Monday he would not run for re-election.
Luverne's Bill Weber throws hat in the ring for senate race
March 6, 2012 - 7:35pm