Public Policy

Klobuchar takes name off list of Attorney General candidates

It was easy come, easy go Thursday for the notion of Sen. Amy Klobuchar heading the Justice Department. Before U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder had even made the announcement of his resignation...

September 25, 2014

Next time, Minneapolis Council members want notice of military copter training

Minneapolis officials will likely demand more public notice from the military the next time the city plays host to helicopter training exercises like those that took place in the Twin Cities metro...

September 24, 2014

Gov. Dayton urges increased rail safety; oil producers object to new rules

As North Dakota’s oil production booms, Minnesota lawmakers continue to call for more rail safety, including reducing the volatility of the millions of gallons of crude oil that’s...

September 24, 2014

Macy's

St. Paul And The Troubles Of Redeveloping Awkward Buildings

Eighteen months after Macy's announced it was abandoning downtown, reality is setting in: the store's old building isn’t going anywhere anytime soon.

September 24, 2014

Fundraising reports show Dayton with cash advantage over Johnson

New campaign fundraising numbers show Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton has nearly twice as much cash on hand as his Republican challenger, Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson. Johnson released a...

September 23, 2014

Minnesota senators want probe of delays in care at Minneapolis VA

Members of Minnesota’s congressional delegation are calling for an investigation of the VA Medical Center in Minneapolis, after a report by KARE 11 alleged clinic staff falsified the...

September 23, 2014

How To Make A Campaign Job Into A Campaign Career

A new Minnesota nonprofit tries to help campaign staffers answer the question, “What next?”

September 19, 2014

Republican candidates take aim at MNsure in wake of insurer's exit

Republican candidates in Minnesota’s two most prominent midterm election races lined up a new campaign target this week: MNsure. Since PreferredOne’s Tuesday announcement it was pulling...

September 19, 2014

Cast your ballot: Minnesota the first state to kick off voting season

Election day in Minnesota is Nov. 4. Or today, if you want. Your call. Beginning Friday, Sept. 19, Minnesotans can begin casting votes via absentee ballot. According to a Washington Post graphic...

September 19, 2014

Jeff Johnson

From Reforming Minnesota's Sales Tax To Expanding Medical Marijuana: Jeff Johnson On The Issues

Though many of Johnson's positions are unsurprising for a GOP nominee for governor, he breaks from the standard Republican line on a handful of issues, according to analysis from MinnPost's public affairs reporter.

September 17, 2014

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