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May 28, 2019
Here's a look at who came away with wins and losses in the 2019 legislative session
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans won't see a tax hike on gasoline but will see tougher restrictions behind the wheel for those using a cellphone. A tax...
May 28, 2019 - 3:41pm
May 24, 2019
Minnesota Capitol Notebook: ‘We were empowered, not muzzled,’ lawmaker complains in special session
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans elected 201 legislators to make critical decisions, but most were shut out of final negotiations that led to a special...
May 24, 2019 - 5:03pm
May 23, 2019
Our Opinion: Deal on state budget bill a welcome surprise
Count us among the pleasantly surprised last weekend when Gov. Tim Walz and legislative leaders announced they'd reached a budget deal with just...
May 23, 2019 - 7:30am
May 21, 2019
Lawmakers leave St. Paul in state of legislative limbo, special session imminent
ST. PAUL — Minnesota lawmakers went home to their districts without finishing a budget and with few details about when they might come back...
May 21, 2019 - 1:37am
May 20, 2019
Minnesota's ‘last’ legislative day ugly but not really the last
ST. PAUL —The Minnesota Legislature must adjourn by midnight but is far from finishing its main work of the year: crafting a $48 billion, two-year...
May 20, 2019 - 12:18pm
May 19, 2019
Walz, legislative leaders strike budget deal, drop gas tax hike
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislative leaders and the governor on Sunday, May 19, announced a compromise budget deal with hours remaining in the...
May 19, 2019 - 8:17pm
May 17, 2019
MN Capitol Notebook: No word on budget deal as end date approaches
ST. PAUL — Legislative leaders blew past self-imposed deadlines for reaching a budget deal this week and seemed to near a breaking point Friday...
May 17, 2019 - 5:18pm
May 16, 2019
Minnesota Republicans prep backup plan as budget talks press on
ST. PAUL — State lawmakers are laying out a contingency plan should budget negotiations in the nation's only divided Legislature fall flat....
May 16, 2019 - 7:12pm
May 15, 2019
Walz says budget talks entering 'really important time,' offers few details
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislative leaders and the governor on Wednesday, May 15, continued the second day of marathon budget talks, which they...
May 15, 2019 - 5:11pm
May 14, 2019
Minnesota budget talks pick up as clock ticks down to strike a deal
ST. PAUL — Legislative leaders and the governor reentered closed-door budget negotiations Tuesday, May 14, a day after they deadlocked and...
May 14, 2019 - 5:13pm
May 13, 2019
At Minnesota Capitol, budget talks heat up, moms make final pitch to secure insulin access
ST. PAUL -- State legislative leaders and the governor on Monday, May 13, again deadlocked over state spending with a week left to get their...
May 13, 2019 - 5:56pm
May 11, 2019
Walz, legislative leaders net walleye, fail to reel in budget deal
ALBERT LEA, Minn. — The governor and Minnesota legislative leaders hooked a baker's dozen fish at the Governor's Fishing Opener Saturday, May...
May 11, 2019 - 3:12pm
May 9, 2019
Shutdown looming? DFL, GOP lawmakers trade jabs over stalled budget talks
Budget talks have largely broken down in St. Paul, with both sides pointing fingers at their counterparts and citing a disregard for good faith...
May 9, 2019 - 10:12am
May 7, 2019
Friction after Republicans push to drop gas tax hike, Hortman fires back
ST. PAUL -- Budget negotiations came to halt late Monday, May 6, as leaders in the nation's only divided Legislature reached an impasse over...
May 7, 2019 - 11:15am
May 6, 2019
'It’s obvious we’ve got a ways to go': Legislative leaders miss deadline after days of negotiations
ST. PAUL — Seeing laws being written often is compared to watching sausage being made, but the 2019 Minnesota Legislature may look more like...
May 6, 2019 - 3:37pm