Rep. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, tried to lift a stack of printed proposed amendments to the Health and Human Services Omnibus Finance bill which numbered 87 Monday afternoon. Copies were stacked on benches to be distributed to members for what was expected to be a long debate.
Amid reports that Donald Trump was in danger of not getting on Minnesota's presidential ballot, the Trump campaign says everything is in order and voters will have a chance to cast their ballot for him in November.
Interest groups spent less slightly money lobbying state government in 2015 than in the previous year, according to a report released Wednesday by the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board.
Several thousand supporters turned out to watch Governor Dayton signs gay marriage bill into law. Bill authors Sen. Scott Dibble, Rep. Karen Clark and their partners were at his side along with many of the legislators who voted yes.