This week on Starting Line, Rep. Mary Kunesh-Podein(DFL-New Brighton) lays out her proposal to change the way a lieutenant governor is selected.
The initiative contained in a bill from Rep. Dave Baker (R-Willmar) would have charged prescription opioid manufacturers to help fund efforts to combat the opioid crisis.
With the release today of Gov. Mark Dayton’s supplemental budget, lawmakers now have the numbers they need to firm up the details of bills that will begin to move during the day...
Republican legislative majority offers mixed reactions to proposed tax system overhauls and DMV fixes.
Lawmakers heard a bipartisan-supported bill Thursday designed to give the public access to video, audio and other recordings of government employees previously deemed private, b...
HF2309 would further clarify that the court must unseal location-tracking warrants for electronic devices pinging cell phones and keep them separate from traditional warrants.
Critics of the 50-year-old planning agency say it has become ‘a monster’; others defend the agency’s role while saying some change is needed.
HF2932 would expand the criminal vehicular homicide and criminal vehicular operation crimes to include when someone negligently operates a motor vehicle while operating a cell phone.
HF3675 would appropriate $4 million to provide grants to public school districts to purchase and install solar energy systems on or near school buildings.
In nearly every state government agency and throughout many local governments, human resources departments give veterans preference in hiring. That isn’t the case in the Legisla...