Congressmen Nolan and Ellison said at a discussion in Minneapolis that they support raising the state’s base pay rate to $9.50 by 2015.
Updated: October 14, 2013, - 07:51 PM
Activists work to put debt and scandal in the past, and unify the faithful. “I hope the realization sinks in that we have to compete and get a lot better,” said former state GOP Chairman Pat Shortridge, above, who is critical of the bickering
Updated: October 12, 2013, - 10:44 PM
The state employees are paid with federal funds, which are running down during the shutdown. But about 1,200 laid-off Minnesota...
Updated: October 07, 2013, - 09:36 PM
The two states have been seeking a new agreement to replace one that ended in 2009, but Minnesota says the...
Updated: October 07, 2013, - 08:49 PM
Republicans, DFLers rushed to claim credit as a stronger economy and reduced state spending help further trim the $2.8 billion...
Updated: October 01, 2013, - 10:19 AM
The ex-Senate aide, fired in 2011 after then Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch admitted the two were having an affair, agreed to pay his own legal fees. Taxpayers have already spent more than $300,000 in legal fees defending the Senate.
Updated: September 27, 2013, - 06:17 AM
Minnesotans United PAC’s support for anti-abortion candidates is proving to be divisive with NOW chapter that helped in marriage push.
Updated: September 25, 2013, - 10:42 PM
New proposal would end open judicial elections, but give voters a chance to keep or dump judges.
Updated: September 22, 2013, - 09:46 PM
Tony and Bridget Sutton say they owe $2.1 million in filing for Chapter 7.
Updated: September 09, 2013, - 06:01 AM