State Rep. David Dill has died after a battle with cancer. The longtime legislator from Crane Lake was 60 years old. Read more →
Dayton repeated his intention Sunday to veto an education finance bill that is poised for passage in the House and Senate. Read more →
The Minnesota Department of Transportation Monday put price tags on projects in Gov. Dayton’s roads and bridges proposal. Dayton wants a gas tax increase, opposed by Republicans. Read more →
Up to 30,000 emails sent to members of the Minnesota House since August by the advocacy group Howling for Wolves did not go through, the group said Wednesday. Read more →
Republican delegates on Saturday declined to endorse state Rep. Jenifer Loon, R-Eden Prairie, who was one of four House Republicans who voted in favor of same-sex marriage. The Minnesota Family Council claimed victory in a press release after the convention delegates in Eden Prairie decided not to endorse anyone for the 48B District race. “Minnesotans Read more →
Minnesota senators will soon see a boost in their monthly expense reimbursements. Language approved Monday by the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration would allow each senator $200 per month for telecommunication expenses, up from the current $125. Senators living more than 50 miles from the Capitol would also be able to claim as much Read more →
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The proposal would add about 3.5 cents to a beer and a dime to a glass of wine or shot of liquor
The national popular vote proposal is headed to the House floor.
Wrapping up the week