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January 16, 2012
Senate GOP picks Sviggum for key job
January 16, 2012 - 9:38pm
January 3, 2012
Senate leader picks leadership team
January 3, 2012 - 11:13pm
December 28, 2011
New GOP Senate leader ready to go forward
December 28, 2011 - 7:02pm
December 27, 2011
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Newly elected Majority Leader Dave Senjem of Rochester says he sees little change in Minnesota Senate Republicans' approach to issues under his leadership.
New state senate leader named
December 27, 2011 - 9:40pm
July 26, 2011
Dayton calls election for two Senate seats
July 26, 2011 - 12:55pm
March 31, 2011
Bill shifts funding to reading
March 31, 2011 - 7:58pm
March 16, 2011
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Candice Woods, manager of the Hutchinson Municipal Liquor Store, tells a Senate committee Wednesday that a bill allowing Sunday liquor sales would hurt her store's profit and thus reduce city revenue.
First committee OKs Sunday liquor sales
March 16, 2011 - 9:44pm
November 3, 2010
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Jayne Johnson is handed her ballot by Ward 2, Precinct 1 election official Elaine Schuster while voting Tuesday afternoon at Minnesota West Community and Technical College in Worthington.
Magnus poised to win Senate seat
November 3, 2010 - 2:23am
July 26, 2010
As other see it: Illegal vote flap comes too late
July 26, 2010 - 12:00am
May 17, 2010
Retiring legislators share parting thoughts
May 17, 2010 - 9:01pm
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Gov. Tim Pawlenty said late Sunday that he is happy to have reached a budget-balancing deal that does not raise taxes. With him are Senate Minority Leader Dave Senjem and House Minority Leader Kurt Zellers.
Update: Legislators end with a balanced budget
May 17, 2010 - 10:55am
May 12, 2010
4 days left: No deal
May 12, 2010 - 9:36pm
April 26, 2010
Campaigns kept off House floor
April 26, 2010 - 8:32pm
April 8, 2010
Editorial: Magnus shakes things up
April 8, 2010 - 12:00am
April 7, 2010
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Rep. Doug Magnus of Slayton found a rare smile during last month's House debate on a bill that cuts state spending, including local government aid. He offered a much-discussed amendment to take money away from Minneapolis, St. Paul and Duluth, and send it to smaller rural communities.
Rep. Magnus to retire from Minnesota House, will run for Senate
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am