Public Policy

Brenton Hayden

Young MN Entrepreneurs Join Republican Campaign

Brenton Hayden and Ryan Marvin, co-owners of Minnetonka-based Renters Warehouse, are working on GOP Senator Dave Thompson's gubernatorial campaign.

May 27, 2014

Tony Sertich

So What Did Dayton's "Unsession" Actually Accomplish?

Looking at how much the average Minnesotan will notice the results of the unsession.

May 27, 2014

Why Mpls Restaurants Have Been Reluctant To Ditch Foam

The city is banning Styrofoam takeout containers—but why haven’t restaurants already made the switch to greener alternatives?

May 27, 2014

Pro-Stadium Politicians Bask In Minnesota's Super Bowl Win

Representative Morrie Lanning: “It’s not just the Super Bowl. It’s a $400 million project being built around the new stadium. I don’t know how anybody can now feel that this was a bad deal.’’

May 21, 2014

Senate office building foe will appeal order to post $11M bond

Saying he’s “not a member of the so-called 1 percent,” former state lawmaker Jim Knoblach said he will appeal a ruling from the Minnesota Court of Appeals that requires him to...

May 20, 2014

Dayton signs 4 measures into law; online lotto sales restrictions in limbo

Governor Mark Dayton signed four of the bills passed during this legislative session into law, including the $1.1 billion bonding bills and a second round of tax cuts. But that’s only the...

May 20, 2014

Super Bowl 52 is coming to Minnesota in 2018!

Super Bowl 52 is coming to Minneapolis in 2018. The NFL announced the big news today after bid committees representing the Vikings and Minneapolis, Saints and New Orleans, and Colts and...

May 20, 2014

MN Welcome Sign

Study: Twin Cities Visitors And Tourism Spending Up In 2013

Approximately 29.4 million travelers visited the Twin Cities in 2013, representing a 5.4 percent increase over 2012, according to a study commissioned by Meet Minneapolis.

May 20, 2014

Judge blocks Minnesota limits on campaign donations

A judge’s ruling will prevent Minnesota from enforcing certain limits on campaign contributions while a legal challenge makes its way through court. U.S. District Judge Donovan Frank wrote...

May 19, 2014

Lawmakers agree on medical marijuana bill; Dayton says he'll sign

The  Minnesota House and Senate have reached an agreement on a bill to legalize medical marijuana, and Gov. Mark Dayton has said he will sign it. The bill would set up eight distribution sites and...

May 15, 2014

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