Gov. Dayton has called the GOP plan "irresponsible."
Updated: April 02, 2012, - 09:29 PM
Matt Dean prevailed over Rep. Carol McFarlane to win the GOP endorsement in a contest made necessary by redistricting.
Updated: March 31, 2012, - 07:01 PM
Interpretations differ over how proposal will change voting in state.
Updated: March 30, 2012, - 08:54 AM
A look at the fine print in the debate over the proposed photo ID bill.
Updated: March 30, 2012, - 08:53 AM
The version approved by the Senate on a 36-30 vote was slightly different from one the House passed earlier this week. It is designed to give future legislators the freedom to use new technology for identification purposes.
Updated: March 23, 2012, - 10:58 PM
The Senate is expected to hear the same bill in a final committee today and could hold a floor vote as early as Friday. Gov. Mark Dayton has no veto authority.
Updated: March 21, 2012, - 06:23 AM
Even if the Legislature approves the measure as a constitutional amendment, opponents vow to try and keep it off November ballot.
Updated: March 17, 2012, - 07:13 PM
Bill proposes amending state Constitution to ban mandatory union dues.
Updated: March 13, 2012, - 05:48 AM
GOP says plan is no substitute for constitutional amendment.
Updated: March 09, 2012, - 05:50 AM