The announcement came after an hourlong, private meeting between Gov. Mark Dayton and House Speaker Kurt Daudt. That was apparently the only agreement to be found today.
The decision could affect the political power of Latinos, especially in large states such as Texas, California and Florida.
Challenging Hillary Rodham Clinton from the left, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders kicked off his presidential bid Tuesday with a pitch to liberals to join him in a "political revolution" to transform the nation's economy and politics.
U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez visits Graco and MCTC to praise collaboration.
Presidential announcement mania is coming. Look fast or you’ll miss it. Five more candidates — four Republicans and one Democrat — are expected to formally…
Labor secretary will promote issue during visit to Twin Cities.
A state judicial panel found that Alan Pendleton lived outside his district and violated conduct rules.
A big surplus had some thinking this session would be smooth, but the extra money fueled extra debates.
Legislative special session just got a lot more complicated.
Mark Dayton’s waterway conservation idea is in limbo following the governor’s veto on Saturday.
Howls of outrage and the smack of the House speaker’s gavel brought a dramatic end to the Legislative session last weekend. As usual, though, most…
Analysis: Candidates want to be tough without coming off as belligerent.
The ritual is as regular as the blooming buds on the trees that line the Capitol grounds. The Legislature is again in a frenzied…
Fallout continues to jolt Catholic institutions across Minnesota as a law permitting lawsuits for older claims of clergy sex abuse marks its second anniversary.
The U.S. court system upheld rules that require meatpackers to tell consumers where animals used in their products are born, raised and slaughtered. But the World Trade Organization may have killed the rules.
Minnesota Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken maintained their objection to the bill to give President Obama "fast track" trade negotiating authority before and after…
Program falls short of free community college for all, but backers hope it’s a start.
The governor also approved $52 million to hire more workers and boost services for abused kids.
President Obama made an impassioned appeal to American Jews on Friday, arguing that his approach to the problems in the Middle East flows from an…
Lawmakers can’t reach a deal to fund repairs, and taxpayers seem happy to keep paying less.
Foes say regulation will stifle economic growth.
Messages did not contain new revelations about Benghazi terrorist attack.
Analysis: Mike Huckabee’s decision not to compete seems to be the nail in the coffin.