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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
March 23, 2010
Fed health bill saves Minn. millions
March 23, 2010 - 12:00am
Legislature takes budget bite amid rural complaints
March 23, 2010 - 12:00am
March 12, 2010
Magnuson stepping down as chief justice
March 12, 2010 - 12:00am
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Rep. Alice Hausman of St. Paul briefs reporters Thursday on the just-passed public works funding bill. Looking on are Sens. Keith Langseth of Glyndon, left, and David Tomassoni of Chisholm.
House passes bonding bill
March 12, 2010 - 12:00am
March 11, 2010
Bill to shift streamlining job to employees
March 11, 2010 - 12:00am
March 10, 2010
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Linda Baer of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system, left, and Sen.Tarryl Clark of St. Cloud Tuesday tell a Senate committee about a proposal to make it easier to transfer credits between colleges.
Senate bill would simplify college credit transfer
March 10, 2010 - 12:00am
March 4, 2010
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Marianne Bohren of the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District testifies to a House-Senate committee Wednesday in front of dozens of St. Louis County residents at the Minnesota Capitol.
Bonding bill hits new snag
March 4, 2010 - 12:00am
February 24, 2010
Associated press
Gov. Tim Pawlenty, with Sen. Geoff Michel of Edina at his side, explains why he does not like a public works finance bill legislators passed. The chief reason he gave Tuesday was that the bill would spend far more than he wanted.
Maneuver leads to negotiation
February 24, 2010 - 12:00am
February 23, 2010
Vickerman to retire
February 23, 2010 - 12:00am