House votes 70-63 to require school districts to consider performance, not just seniority.
Updated: March 05, 2015, - 11:47 PM
Legislative leaders cite the need for “full independent analysis” of proposed measures.
Updated: March 02, 2015, - 11:50 PM
Minnesota’s predicted budget surplus has nearly doubled, leaving Gov. Mark Dayton and state lawmakers with $1.9 billion to spend, save or return to taxpayers. But parties are split on how best to use the windfall.
Updated: February 28, 2015, - 08:07 AM
Last-minute state report on the measure’s costs surprises GOP leaders.
Updated: February 27, 2015, - 09:39 AM
Senate Republicans propose giving school districts $455 million.
Updated: February 24, 2015, - 09:41 PM
Measure focuses on food workers who receive tips.
Updated: February 24, 2015, - 09:53 AM
Some lawmakers want merit to become a bigger factor in layoff decisions.
Updated: February 21, 2015, - 10:00 PM
Efforts are underway at the Capitol to change a system governing teacher layoffs during budget cuts. Often referred to as...
Updated: February 21, 2015, - 08:21 PM
To fight back, officials seek more funds and tougher penalties.
Updated: February 10, 2015, - 11:05 PM