The deal protects more than 2 million middle-class Minnesotans from tax hikes, but leaves farm subsidies and other domestic programs in limbo
Updated: January 03, 2013, - 10:25 AM
Collin Peterson, a fiscal hawk Blue Dog Democrat, sees some upside to the consequences.
Updated: December 30, 2012, - 09:00 PM
With the clock counting down to midnight on New Year's Eve for a fiscal cliff deal, Minnesotans are bracing for what could be a recession-inducing wallop of tax increases and federal spending cuts.
Updated: December 30, 2012, - 10:30 AM
Agreement is not only needed between parties, but also within each party.
Updated: December 26, 2012, - 01:02 PM
The one-term Republican says he will likely put politics and Minnesota behind him to be reunited with his wife, Traci, and their two young sons, who have moved to New Hampshire.
Updated: December 21, 2012, - 07:36 AM
Franken's proposal to protect privacy passed Senate milestone.
Updated: December 18, 2012, - 10:49 PM
Walz said that while he remains a "proud" defender of gun rights, he believes the gun lobby and other Second Amendment advocates are ready to show more flexibility
Updated: December 18, 2012, - 10:20 PM
Minnesotans jump into the discussion, mindful of gun owners' rights.
Updated: December 17, 2012, - 11:59 PM
Both sides in the fiscal cliff debate in Washington are looking for leverage, and some Minnesota Democrats think they've got it in the 2.4 million taxpayers who comprise the state's "98 percent."
Updated: December 08, 2012, - 07:54 PM