Critics continue to question timing of director’s tropical vacation.
Updated: December 17, 2013, - 09:54 AM
PolyMet plant could unlock a new era of mining and jobs, but fears of long-term environmental damage strain the party’s alliances.
Updated: December 15, 2013, - 07:03 AM
GOP says moving headquarters to Minneapolis neighborhood will put it “closer to the people.”
Updated: December 09, 2013, - 11:00 PM
Under the latest revenue forecast, the state could repay the last of its debt to schools and still have $825 million left for tax breaks, more spending or other needs just as Dayton and legislators head into an election year.
Updated: December 06, 2013, - 06:48 AM
The road to recovery has been long, slow and at times uncertain. A deeper look shows that even as both sides work to tie their ideologies to the upswing.
Updated: December 04, 2013, - 09:22 PM
Minnesota spends $160 million a year on more than 160 commissions and boards. Some exist in name only.
Updated: December 02, 2013, - 10:42 AM
The governor said that the Nursing Board staff’s statements at a legislative hearing last week that it needed more authority were “finger-pointing” and “very difficult to believe.”
Updated: November 19, 2013, - 06:31 AM
DFL Gov. Mark Dayton is plotting what could become the biggest streamlining of state government in decades as he pivots into the last year of his first term and prepares to face voters for re-election. He wants to declutter state processes and eliminate outdated laws.
Updated: November 17, 2013, - 06:10 AM
A word of caution to consumers who are behind on paying their state taxes — the Minnesota Department of Revenue...
Updated: November 10, 2013, - 12:13 AM