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January 29, 2018
McNamara clinches Republican spot in special election
Longtime Legislator Denny McNamara beat out newcomer James E. Brunsgaard III in a Republican primary challenge on Monday, Jan. 29. After winning...
January 29, 2018 - 10:41pm
December 23, 2017
Commentary: 'New' Minnesota Capitol, enlarged political divide
ST. PAUL—Oh, what a year 2017 was in Minnesota politics. It all started innocently enough, with the state Capitol re-opening after years...
December 23, 2017 - 8:02am
December 4, 2017
Amid sexual misconduct allegations, state Sen. Dan Schoen formally resigns, wants to stay a Cottage Grove cop
ST. PAUL — Dan Schoen is ready to turn in his Washington County lawmaker credentials, but not his gun and badge. Faced with allegations of...
December 4, 2017 - 6:12pm
November 22, 2017
Dayton: Shouldn't take long to elect two new legislators
ST. PAUL—Two Minnesota lawmakers are resigning amid allegations of sexual harassment, and on Wednesday Gov. Mark Dayton said it shouldn't...
November 22, 2017 - 6:49pm
Lawyer: Schoen was warned sexual harassment claims could become public during potential state auditor bid
SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn. — A lawyer representing Sen. Dan Schoen in his final days in the Minnesota legislature called swirling sexual harassment...
November 22, 2017 - 6:25pm
The race to replace Schoen: Bigham is in, McNamara 'strongly leaning toward' a run
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. — Two former lawmakers could square off in a bid to return to the Minnesota Legislature. Former state Rep. Karla Bigham...
November 22, 2017 - 4:54pm
November 21, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen, Rep. Tony Cornish to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Sen. Dan Schoen and state Rep. Tony Cornish — both under fire since sexual harassment allegations against each...
November 21, 2017 - 8:53pm
November 15, 2017
Dayton on sex harassment: 'I don't think you can prevent people from misbehaving, but there should be consequences'
ST. PAUL — In his first public remarks about the growing sexual harassment scandals sweeping through the Capitol, Gov. Mark Dayton said Wednesday...
November 15, 2017 - 7:15pm
November 13, 2017
Minnesota Dems requiring training to avoid more sexual harassment
ST. PAUL — Changes are starting days after two Minnesota legislators were accused of sexual harassment. The Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party announced...
November 13, 2017 - 7:38pm
Gazelka reacts to Schoen sexual harassment allegations
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka commented Friday he didn't think it likely new sexual harassment allegations against more state senators...
November 13, 2017 - 7:00am
November 10, 2017
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minnesota Legislature has been relatively free of sex-related scandals, which is one reason why recent harassment allegations...
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
Minnesota Senate's sexual harassment policy is 27 years old. Some say it urgently needs updating.
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Senate's official policy on sexual harassment says supervisors should report any complaints to "The Senate Personnel Director." Except there is no such person. Hasn't been for years. It's just one example of how the Senate's policy might be considered a...
November 10, 2017 - 8:20pm
November 9, 2017
Sexual harassment allegations erupt at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL—The national phenomenon of women alleging sexual harassment by men in power erupted in the Minnesota Capitol Thursday, following...
November 9, 2017 - 10:15pm
Minn. city pulls police officer, a lawmaker accused of harassment, from policing duties, plans internal inquiry
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. State Sen. Dan Schoen has been taken off the streets as a Cottage Grove police officer for the foreseeable future amid sexual...
November 9, 2017 - 1:47pm
May 4, 2017
Minnesota Senate sends abortion bills to governor who plans to veto them
ST. PAUL—Minnesota senators are sending a pair of abortion restriction bills to the governor, who promises to veto them. A mostly Republican...
May 4, 2017 - 7:25pm