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February 19, 2018
Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook is center of attention as he answers a reporter's question during a Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, Forum News Service-sponsored pre-session briefing. From left are Bakk, Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, Gov. Mark Dayton, House Speaker Kurt Daudt and House Minority Leader Melissa Hortman. David Oakes / Minnesota Senate photographer
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
February 19, 2018 - 3:03pm
February 9, 2018
Minnesota's political leaders do not always agree when they sit at the same table answering reporters' questions. Here, in a 2016 pre-session briefing, Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and House Speaker Kurt Daudt discuss a difference. They will be at the same table on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, previewing this year's legislative session. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Gov. Dayton, legislative leaders to answer questions together
February 9, 2018 - 11:50am
December 26, 2014
Higher Minnesota taxes? State legislators undecided
December 26, 2014 - 11:49am
September 2, 2014
A Minnesota State Fair visitor takes a selfie with U.S. Sen. Al Franken as other fair-goers look on in August. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Candidates flock to State Fair as Minnesota races kick to full gear
September 2, 2014 - 9:44am
May 7, 2014
Rep. Carly Melin of Hibbing sits in the spotlight at the testifiers' table Tuesday, May 6, 2014, while the Minnesota House Ways and Means Committee considers her bill to allow marijuana to be used to treat specific medical conditions. It likely will be taken up by the full House on Friday. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota Senate passes medical marijuana bill
May 7, 2014 - 9:27am
May 1, 2014
No more ‘Asian’ carp in MN
May 1, 2014 - 12:33pm
April 29, 2014
MN Senate to debate resuming online voter registration set to be shut down by judge
April 29, 2014 - 9:13am
April 7, 2014
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk of Cooks announces Monday that the House and Senate reached an agreement to raise the state minimum wage to $9.50 an hour in the next three years. 
Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. House, Senate agree on minimum wage increase
April 7, 2014 - 1:06pm
April 4, 2014
Minnesota House Speaker Paul Thissen of Minneapolis points to a chart as he and House Majority Leader Erin Murphy of St. Paul brief reporters on a budget-change bill representatives debated Thursday, April 3, 2014. 
House budget bill leans toward greater Minnesota
April 4, 2014 - 3:05pm
MN closes ‘donut hole’ in school funding: Could mean $580K in new revenue for Perham-Dent
April 4, 2014 - 3:00pm
April 3, 2014
Bill to close gender pay gap advances in Legislature
April 3, 2014 - 10:57am
March 14, 2014
Minnesota House approves lunches for all students
March 14, 2014 - 8:52am
February 26, 2014
Minnesota legislators begin work with propane aid, tax talk cut
February 26, 2014 - 9:58am
February 25, 2014
Minn. House votes to provide $20 million for heating bills
February 25, 2014 - 4:59pm
February 20, 2014
Judge tells Minnesota Legislature to act on sex offender treatment program
February 20, 2014 - 4:10pm