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Minnesota Legislature

February 20, 2019
Hamilton supports tax relief for seniors
February 20, 2019 - 10:03am
February 16, 2019
Hamilton writes bill to support ag programs
February 16, 2019 - 11:04am
Hamilton pushes medical cannabis regulations
February 16, 2019 - 10:13am
February 6, 2019
Schomacker supports tax exemption for fire, EMS supplies
February 6, 2019 - 10:42am
Schomacker opposes opioid reform bill in House committee
February 6, 2019 - 9:01am
Tobacco 21 movement gains momentum
February 6, 2019 - 7:33am
January 16, 2019
Shrimp of various sizes are on display in a tank in the development offices of Tru Shrimp in this May 2017 photo. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Lawmakers fault state regulators for trū Shrimp's move to South Dakota
January 16, 2019 - 3:29pm
January 12, 2019
Lawmakers fill the House chamber at the state Capitol in St. Paul on Tuesday, the first day of the 2019 legislative session. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
State Capitol awakens with start of the new legislative session
January 12, 2019 - 2:01pm
January 7, 2019
Gubernatorial candidate Tom Rukavina gestures while speaking during the DFL Convention Saturday Apr.24, 2010, at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center in Duluth, Minn. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Iron Range legend Tom Rukavina dies at 68
January 7, 2019 - 6:12pm
December 29, 2018

State Rep. Melissa Hortman, DFL-Brooklyn Park, will be elected speaker of the Minnesota House, the second-most-powerful office in state government, when the 2019 Legislature convenes on Jan. 8. Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press
Soon-to-be DFL House speaker Hortman hopes to bridge differences with Republicans
December 29, 2018 - 2:31pm
December 28, 2018
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, was first elected majority leader by his peers in 2016 and was re-elected following November’s election, in which only one Senate seat was on the ballot. Dave Orrick / Pioneer Press
Gazelka to lead only part of Minn. Capitol not controlled by DFL
December 28, 2018 - 6:36pm
Rep. Gene Pelowski, center, led a hearing on legislative reform Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, in St. Paul. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
No more all-nighters at the Capitol? Minnesota lawmakers aim to end late-night votes
November 28, 2018 - 6:44pm
November 20, 2018
Mark Dayton
Dayton to return to St. Paul, denies hiding extended hospitalization at Mayo
November 20, 2018 - 1:19pm
November 14, 2018
State Rep.-elect Hunter Cantrell, D-Savage
Only openly gay Minnesota House member proposes ban on conversion therapy
November 14, 2018 - 6:01pm
November 8, 2018
House Democrats elected Rep. Melissa Hortman to the position of Minnesota House Speaker Thursday, Nov. 8, in St. Paul.  Forum News Service photo
Minnesota Democrats pick new House Speaker
November 8, 2018 - 11:01pm