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Kent and Diego Love-Ramirez recently moved to St. Paul, Minn., where the law allows same-sex marriage and shared legal custody of their adopted son; rights denied to them in Michigan.
Hundreds came to the State Capitol Thursday to ask legislators to give $100 million to provide shelter for the homeless.
They deserve to be able to say to a man or a woman, if they so desire: "I believe I am your child.
With Minnesota's propane shortage and a colder-than-normal winter taken into account, Governor Mark Dayton is expanding eligibility for Minnesota's Low- Income Home Energy Assistance Program .
Acting with rare speed, the Minnesota House drove a $500 million package of tax cuts and repeals toward passage Thursday in a clear sign of the state's improved fortunes.
There's no question that Minnesota's tax policies directly impact economic growth and opportunity in the state.
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has proposed $616 million in tax cuts as part of a plan to deal with a projected $1.2 billion budget surplus.
Prior to 2001, state estate taxes posed no additional burden on estates because a federal tax credit effectively paid the state tax dollar for dollar.
After a brutal winter, Minnesota may be starting to climb out of the deep freeze.
When admitted to St. Benedict's Senior Community, the resident had declared that resuscitation efforts should be made in life-threatening situations.
With minimum-wage legislation apparently on a fast track in the Minnesota Legislature, we remain dubious about government's ability to know what wages should be.
Barring something truly world-historic, catastrophic and unforeseen happening, 2014 will be Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann's last year as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives.
The issue of medical marijuana is back on the table at the state capitol. Minnesota lawmakers passed a medical marijuana bill back in 2009, but it was vetoed by former Governor Tim Pawlenty.
Medical officials fear the rise of heroin abuse in Minnesota is connected to an increase in hepatitis C. Some suspect dirty needles may be to blame.
Minnesota legislative talks among DFLers about raising the state's minimum wage stalled Tuesday night amid blunt words from leaders of the House and Senate.
The push to get same-sex marriage adopted in Minnesota was an emotional one, but now those couples are wrestling with the financial implications.