Minnesota's lawmakers

jim ramstad

Watch former Rep. Jim Ramstad's memorial service online

The ceremony will be live-streamed for the public on Sunday.

Minnesota House employee confirmed to have COVID-19

The lawmaker in question hasn't been identified.

Rep. Jean Wagenius

First elected in 1986, state Rep. Wagenius not seeking another term

The veteran lawmaker has announced her decision not to run again.

Matt Grossell

Lawmaker removed from committees over disorderly conduct incident

House Speaker Melissa Hortman took action against Rep. Matt Grossell.

Rep. Ilhan Omar fined $500 over campaign finance violations

She has been ordered to reimburse her campaign $3,469.

What happened to Minnesota's $500M infrastructure bill?

There wasn't enough time to get a bonding bill over the line, amid pushback from Republicans.

MN lawmakers pass budget in overnight special session

The House and the Senate had to burn the midnight oil to hammer out the $48 billion spending bill.

Matt Grossell

MN lawmaker arrested for trespassing after incidents at hotel bar, hospital

Police were originally called to a report of an intoxicated man in a hotel bar.

Minnesota lawmakers are getting a pay raise this summer

The citizen panel responsible for the decision has OK'd a small salary bump.

New Edina lawmaker gets nasty letter saying she can't be a good mom

Heather Edelson was elected as a state representative in last month's mid-terms.

Minneapolis cop cars to be fitted with signs informing immigrants of ICE rights

The change was announced during Jacob Frey's first 'State of the City' speech.

County, sheriff's office at war over 'hostile work environment' claims

Murray County commissioners have called for the local sheriff's resignation.

Dayton vetoes GOP-backed tax, spending bills

There's uncertainty over what happens next.

What happened at the Minnesota Capitol last night?

The legislative session came to an end – here's how things stand.

Once again, the Minnesota legislative session is ending in acrimony

We're hurtling towards the Monday deadline with no agreement on two hugely important bills.

Dayton blocks abortion bill in second veto of year

The bill would have forced doctors to ask abortion-seeking patients if they want to see an ultrasound.

Tim Pawlenty won't seek endorsement at GOP convention

He'll focus his efforts on the Republican primary, he confirmed.

Jacob Frey reveals $50M affordable housing plan for Minneapolis

The Mayor wants to quadruple the city's housing spending.