A snapshot of the second quarter of 2011 compared to the same period in 2012 shows that Minnesota state government cut 863 positions -- more than 2 percent of the workforce -- according to the latest state data.
Updated: August 04, 2012, - 07:05 PM
State Supreme Court pressed both sides in dispute over names of proposed constitutional amendments on photo ID, gay marriage.
Updated: July 31, 2012, - 11:05 PM
The Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board found a party awash in sloppy bookkeeping, "out of control" spending and a former chairman who tried to skirt the law.
Updated: July 14, 2012, - 01:29 PM
In a letter to workers, Thomson Reuters executives said ban would "limit our ability" to recruit and keep top talent.
Updated: July 13, 2012, - 08:39 PM
Supporters have launched a more aggressive effort in Minnesota than campaigns in other states, particularly targeting General Mills.
Updated: July 01, 2012, - 07:41 AM
Proponents say secretary of state overstepped bounds.
Updated: June 29, 2012, - 08:57 AM
The Minnesota group aiming to defeat the proposed same-sex marriage ban was loud and proud at the Twin Cities Pride festival.
Updated: June 23, 2012, - 10:47 PM
In a surprising show of fundraising force, the two sides fighting over a proposed constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage raised a total of $4.5 million since January
Updated: June 20, 2012, - 03:40 PM
Other states have seen a sharp urban-rural divide on amendments, and activists on both sides are deploying their resources to all points of Minnesota.
Updated: June 17, 2012, - 06:21 AM