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As Gov. Tim Walz and legislative leaders were meeting, lawmakers prepared a stopgap funding deal, which the Senate Finance Committee approved.
Deadline looms on Monday.
Monday's breakdown came after hours of incremental progress as formal negotiations resumed in earnest for the first time in nearly a week.
Bargaining chips abound as lawmakers tuck pet policies into end-of-session budget bills.
Affordability and workforce changes are among the issues faced by the University of Minnesota and cited by the newcomers.
Rep. Matt Grossell faces additional charge for allegedly pushing security guard during weekend confrontation
Grossell was already charged with trespassing at Regions Hospital on Saturday.
The two sides called financial negotiations "positive" and "respectful" Monday afternoon, but said their approaches to setting a budget are fundamentally opposed.
The governor gave credit to Jenny Teeson, who has spent months telling legislators how she was drugged and sexually assaulted by her then-husband.
There are guidelines for complaints and training, but some question how much has really changed.
He says he's building on Mark Dayton's work, but the executive branch still lags behind goal.
The list of demands is long, but the chance of a major borrowing bill appears small.
Another measure in the Legislature would require drivers to use hands-free devices instead of cellphones.
Fans celebrated on the streets. even amid the rain, before heading inside U.S. Bank Stadium to watch Virginia rally to beat Auburn 63-62.
House Democrats have started tucking some of the most controversial policy measures this session into big budget bills.
The Minnesota House passed a measure Friday 74-52 that would give all immigrants the ability to get driver's licenses, even if they are in the country illegally.
Speaking off the cuff during his State of the State address, Walz talked about eight Minnesotans, including a doctor, teacher and farmer, to underscore his key policy and spending plans.
Democrats say the plan would force the state to cut services.
She will headline the annual Humphrey Mondale Dinner.
The Minnesota Senate and House agree on the issue but differ on the remedy.
Senate Republican leaders expected to offer their version later this week.
Governor's revised plan adds $13 million to Minnesota State and $12 million to the University of Minnesota.
His budget provides the starting point for negotiations with the Legislature. House Democrats will lay out their spending targets Monday, and Senate Republicans plan to unveil their proposals next Friday.
The governor said he will hold one of his future State of the State addresses in greater Minnesota.
Governor hits road to make personal pitch on his budget, touting its rural benefits.
Attendees jumped out of their seats in St. Paul when the former first lady took the stage to talk about her life and bestselling memoir "Becoming."
It would put a measure on the 2020 ballot letting voters decide whether to alter the state's Constitution to say people have equal rights regardless of gender.
Kashkari was the first Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank president to testify at the Minnesota Legislature.
Utilities, critics say clean sources not reliable and costs would soar.
Iron ore prices and Minnesota's mining operations have seen a boost. And that could mean a political boost, too.
Slower economic growth to pose new challenges for governor, legislators as they forge new spending plan.
They also raised concerns about a lack of measures to ensure accountability.
The governor's bonding plan would invest in housing, transportation and colleges and universities. Republicans called the proposal premature because big borrowing packages usually only occur every other year.
GOP Rep. Cal Bahr says he wasn't inciting violence.
Gov. Tim Walz may have to offer concessions to win funding for plan to fix state's "crumbling roads and bridges."
Broader access would be granted to immigrants living in the U.S. illegally.
The governor's proposed budget includes a 20-cent gas tax increase and an increase in the motor vehicle sales tax and registration tax.
The governor prepares to debut his vision for the next two years of state spending on Tuesday with his budget proposal rollout.
The Minnesota legislative auditor found technical, staffing and transparency problems with state's vehicle registration and driver licensing system, leading to delays for motorists and headaches for front-line workers.
Gov. Tim Walz announces his budget plan Tuesday.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar will test her hometown brand on the national stage as she throws her hat into the ring for the 2020 race to be the President of the United States.
Gov. Tim Walz, legislators want to reinstate the angel tax credit program.
Governor's $16M request includes money to handle backlog in plate, title requests.
Dozens of people showed up at the State Capitol to champion or warn against the idea.
Measure would help homeowners identify restrictive covenants.
End-of-year fundraising reports show significant financial support for Walz, including heavy spending by independent groups backing his candidacy.
Virginia governor's comment, N.Y. changes spark backlash in Minnesota
A Legislative Salary Council has also recommended eliminating per diems.
New governor wants to raise it back to 2002 levels.
Cities, nonprofits pushing for solutions at Capitol.
Gov. Tim Walz eyes state aid as U.S. shutdown strains funds for programs like Section 8.
Council members said they don't want disagreements to derail their work.
Frustrations flared over immigration policy and the monthlong government shutdown at a testy town hall meeting that U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer held in Ramsey.
They proposed regulating managers who can affect prescription drug cost and access.
The state is looking at options to make sure it receives federal reimbursements.
Business leaders said they were optimistic about working with the governor, despite policy differences.
Disagreements with House Democrats quickly emerged.
Gov. Tim Walz returned to the themes he pressed in his campaign, pledging to focus on improving education, health care and the state's infrastructure.
The budget and health care costs lead the way.
Other new laws seek to prevent child identity theft and treat PTSD.
State is still rolling out upgrades, but funding will run out in February.
It's not clear how House policies apply in the case of Rep. Rod Hamilton, researchers said.
Mary Cathryn Ricker, Dennis Olson and Paul Schnell are named.
He will be keeping on a couple hires from the previous administration as cabinet members, while bringing in some new state agency leaders — including two former legislators.
The role will require her to navigate often intense and competing demands of faculty, staff, business leaders, athletic officials and politicians.
The state's economic forecast puts Tim Walz, a Democrat, in a strong position to start working on some of his campaign vows.
Persell will be chairman of the Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee.
The incoming administration of Democratic Gov.-elect Tim Walz and state legislators will learn Thursday whether their spending priorities will get an early boost or if…
The stakes could not be higher for Hortman, who will hold a fragile eight-seat majority when legislators convene in January.
Incoming legislators get lessons in history, decorum and how to get things done.
It's the second straight election that the state has earned the honor.
Group preparing for transition is facing tight deadlines before Jan. 7.
Lung damage after surgeries has kept the governor hospitalized at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester longer than anticipated.
Walz will be sworn in Jan. 7 in a transition that will be unique in Minnesota's history: Since the formation of the DFL Party in 1944, a DFL candidate has never won an election following another DFL governor.
While candidates for Minnesota's 133 other state House seats have election results, in House District 5A the tension has not let up.
Flanagan's first priority is creating a board that will influence hiring and budget development.
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