Courts shredded restrictions on giving, and now big-dollar donors are free to give as much as they want to Minnesota’s parties and political action committees ahead of this year's elections.
Updated: May 24, 2014, - 11:10 PM
Supreme Court set the tone for looser rules on big donors.
Updated: May 24, 2014, - 09:05 PM
For more than 80 days and over many late nights, Minnesota legislators hashed out major issues confronting the state: wages, taxes, bullying, medical marijuana. Here's a quick look at what happened.
Updated: May 17, 2014, - 08:54 PM
In its closing hours, it voted to legalize medical marijuana and to deliver a second round of tax cuts.
Updated: May 17, 2014, - 05:11 AM
Minnesota Republican and Democratic activists have selected their combatants for this year’s U.S. House battles.Republicans are hoping to wrest the...
Updated: May 11, 2014, - 06:29 AM
The ban on sales looked solid until an amendment made sponsor pull his bill.
Updated: May 07, 2014, - 01:14 PM
Legislative plan would make state one of the first, if not the first, to place such local financing data online.
Updated: May 06, 2014, - 11:18 PM
Monday, a judge ordered the system to be shut down. Tuesday, Gov. Dayton signed a revival bill.
Updated: April 29, 2014, - 08:58 PM
Secretary of State Mark Ritchie did not have power to create system, so Legislature appears set to authorize it.
Updated: April 29, 2014, - 06:39 AM