Same-sex marriage supporters are preparing to roll out House and Senate proposals as early as February. Opponents stand ready to resist.
Updated: January 15, 2013, - 11:03 PM
After critical coverage, DFL seeks analysis of U staffing levels.
Updated: January 10, 2013, - 10:45 PM
Balanced budget, funding for education among priorities.
Updated: January 09, 2013, - 09:53 PM
New DFL leaders laid out agenda to start new era at State Capitol.
Updated: January 09, 2013, - 09:51 AM
As state lawmakers convene Tuesday, the governor must begin to weigh requests from powerful allies against his guiding focus: Restoring budget stability.
Updated: January 08, 2013, - 06:27 AM
This time, the push to legalize gay marriage will be the focus.
Updated: December 21, 2012, - 07:36 AM
State Rep. Mary Franson is trying to head off new unionization efforts with a proposal to block groups from forcing independent contractors to join a union.
Updated: December 20, 2012, - 11:33 AM
The Democratic senator said he is open to finding more efficiencies in government entitlement programs.
Updated: December 14, 2012, - 10:56 PM
Bad budget news arrives even as Minnesota's economy is showing signs of improvement.
Updated: December 06, 2012, - 05:51 AM