Passed by the House, the measure to increase the state’s pay floor to $9.50 an hour by 2016 will be signed Monday.
Updated: April 11, 2014, - 04:37 AM
The House supports a bill making it clear lawmakers can be arrested on suspicion of DWI during their session.
Updated: April 10, 2014, - 10:04 PM
Minnesota’s minimum wage is set to jump from one of the lowest in the nation to one of the highest, promising a better standard of living for more than 350,000 workers but raising bottom-line concerns for some business owners.
Updated: April 10, 2014, - 02:55 PM
The law requires school districts to track and investigate cases of bullying and to better train staffers and teachers on how to prevent it.
Updated: April 10, 2014, - 05:42 AM
Lawsuit contends “first come, first served” law violates free speech.
Updated: April 08, 2014, - 09:23 PM
Details of the agreement are expected to be released by House and Senate leaders Monday morning, but two sources with the knowledge of the deal said Sunday that the minimum wage would rise to $9.50 an hour and future increases would be linked to increases in inflation.
Updated: April 07, 2014, - 05:45 AM
An individual can now give millions to candidates for federal office.
Updated: April 02, 2014, - 08:53 PM
Few differences distinguished the seven candidates represented in the St. Louis Park forum.
Updated: April 02, 2014, - 09:17 AM
The House will likely pass a budget measure on Thursday; the Senate will follow with its own soon afterward.
Updated: March 31, 2014, - 07:26 PM