Peggy Flanagan is a long-time liberal political activist who will run for Rep. Ryan Winkler’s vacated seat in a special election. Read more →
The Minnesota House of Representatives will have 26 new members when the 2015 legislative session gets underway Tuesday. Read more →
Democrats, Republicans and outside groups have spent hundreds of thousands of dollars on a handful of Minnesota House races Read more →
Because more Democrats checked a box on their their tax form,s, DFL candidates will get more in subsidies. Read more →
An unscientific survey taken during the Minnesota State Fair found strong support for a minimum wage increase, medical marijuana and background checks at gun shows. The nonpartisan public information office for the Minnesota House surveyed more than 7,000 fairgoers on a dozen policy issues, including some that are expected to get attention during the 2014 Read more →
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
Dibble said the electorate has already shifted on the question of same-sex marriage.
Seifert says disciplining the so-called “Override Six” was a mistake.