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May 29, 2018
After releasing a report about the Super Bowl's impact on Minnesota, Gov. Mark Dayton talks to reporters Tuesday, May 29, 2018, about bills he may sign soon. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding bill decision approaches; pension bill to be signed
May 29, 2018 - 1:55pm
U.S. Bank Stadium, venue of this year's Super Bowl, as seen from a Department of Homeland Security Blackhawk helicopter that will be patrolling the skies during the game in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S. January 29, 2018. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Minnesota Super Bowl adds $400 million to economy
May 29, 2018 - 1:32pm
May 27, 2018
Government calendar: May 28-June 6
May 27, 2018 - 10:41am
May 23, 2018
Gov. Mark Dayton. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton vetoes most legislative session work
May 23, 2018 - 4:38pm
May 21, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters late Sunday, May 20, 2018, that he has no intention of signing many of the Republican-controlled Legislature's major bills. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
May 21, 2018 - 4:33pm
May 19, 2018
Dayton vetoes four bills with one day left in session
May 19, 2018 - 10:26pm
Human Rights Commission to discuss acceptable behavior at meetings: City Council briefs
May 19, 2018 - 6:00am
May 18, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says that lawmakers should hurry and pass a school safety bill after a Friday, May 18, 2018 deadly Texas school shooting. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota leaders promise school safety funds
May 18, 2018 - 7:45pm
Hove running for re-election
May 18, 2018 - 4:40pm
Seniors seek lease relief for Annadee's
May 18, 2018 - 3:00pm
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa, front, listens to a reporter's question Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Looking on is Tax Chairman Roger Chamberlain of Lino Lakes. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: End-of-session questions go unanswered
May 18, 2018 - 1:25pm
May 17, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton vetoes a tax bill on Thursday, May 17, 2018, as he said he would if legislators did not approve $138 million in school aid. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton vetoes tax bill over school funding, as promised
May 17, 2018 - 12:39pm
Golfers using the cart path at Mississippi National Golf Links on April 29, 2018. Sarah Hansen / RiverTown Multimedia
Teed up about Mississippi National
May 17, 2018 - 9:58am
May 16, 2018
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa, front, listens to a reporter's question Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Looking on is Tax Chairman Roger Chamberlain of Lino Lakes. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota bonding loses, tax bill faces veto
May 16, 2018 - 4:03pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday, April 12, 2018, outlines how he would like to end the legislative session in about five weeks. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton vetoes abortion ultrasound legislation
May 16, 2018 - 12:27pm