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January 4, 2018
Minn. roundup: Statewide DFL environmental caucus endorses Otto; New Minneapolis mayor takes oath of office
Statewide DFL environmental caucus endorses Otto for governor ST. PAUL—The Minnesota DFL Environmental Caucus said Tuesday that they have endorsed State Auditor Rebecca Otto in the crowded race for the 2018 DFL gubernatorial endorsement. The caucus is made up of about 400 members...
January 4, 2018 - 8:57am
April 20, 2009
DFL leaders warn Pawlenty
ST. PAUL - Minnesota DFL legislative leaders delivered a strong message to GOP Gov.
April 20, 2009 - 8:31am
January 29, 2009
DFL lawmakers to introduce bill on child health care
Two Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party lawmakers have introduced a bill to ensure that all children have health insurance. Democrats say they fear today's budget plan by Gov. Tim Pawlenty will chop funding for such programs. "We know that the majority of uninsured children in our state...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
November 13, 2008
Letter: Thanks to the DFL candidates
To the editor, As we move past Election Day and on to the holidays, I would like to take a moment to thank our DFL candidates: Dave Laidig (Minnesota House, Lakeville), Bev Topp (Minnesota House, Farmington/Northfield area), Steve Sarvi (U.S. Congress), Al Franken (U.S. Senate)...
November 13, 2008 - 12:00am
June 9, 2008
Plenty of governor candidates at convention
June 9, 2008 - 12:00am
Democrats say they are united behind Obama
ROCHESTER, Minn. - Democrats left their state convention rallying behind Barack Obama, but the party remained divided about whether Hillary Clinton should fill out the presidential ticket. Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party activists gathered at Rochester's Mayo Civic Center for a three-day...
June 9, 2008 - 12:00am
Franken wins Senate endorsement
ROCHESTER, Minn. - Satirist-turned-candidate Al Franken convinced Democratic activists to look beyond controversies about his past Saturday as he locked up the party's U.S. Senate endorsement. "I'm not a perfect person and I'm not going to pretend to have all the answers, but I'll...
June 9, 2008 - 12:00am
May 12, 2008
DFL prepares its own budget plan
ST. PAUL - The Democrat-controlled Legislature could today send Gov.
May 12, 2008 - 12:00am
April 29, 2008
GOP targets DFL in gas tax ads
Republicans begin airing a television commercial today in the Twin Cities area that targets House Democrats who supported a state gasoline tax increase earlier this year. It could be aired elsewhere later. "Who's to blame for higher gas prices? It's the Democrats in the state Capitol,"...
April 29, 2008 - 12:00am
Third of homeowners would get break under DFL plan
ST. PAUL - Taxes would fall for a third of Minnesota homeowners in a House Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party property tax proposal. House researcher Nina Manzi told the House Taxes Committee Monday that about 500,000 Minnesotans may be affected. The property tax proposal - the highlight...
April 29, 2008 - 12:00am
April 22, 2008
DFL property tax plan forces some taxpayers fund tax cuts for others
ST. PAUL - Some Minnesota homeowners will get a property tax break funded by other homeowners if state House Democrats get their way. And local governments would get a $53 million boost at the expense of multi-national corporations. "More will benefit than pay in," Rep. Paul Marquart,...
April 22, 2008 - 12:00am
April 21, 2008
DFL leaders optimistic on budget deal
Democratic legislative leaders say they are optimistic that their Republican colleagues and Gov. Tim Pawlenty will deliver an offer today that advances session-ending budget talks. Late in the week, House and Senate staff, along with the governor's office, developed a spreadsheet...
April 21, 2008 - 12:00am
March 20, 2008
House DFLers unveil education funding measure
Minnesota House Democrats would boost K-12 funding to students 1 percent next year under a supplemental budget bill unveiled Wednesday. And Assistant House Majority Leader Frank Moe, DFL-Bemidji, would eliminate operating referendums on property taxes as a way to fund schools. Moe...
March 20, 2008 - 12:00am
March 5, 2008
DFL legislators propose reforms
ST. PAUL - Minnesotans would have more faith in state government if it was held more accountable, a group of lawmakers said. Democratic legislators on Tuesday introduced a series of proposals they say increase accountability in government and shed more light on how tax dollars are...
March 5, 2008 - 12:00am
February 29, 2008
Minnesota Senate candidacy at stake as party animals gather on Saturday
The Feb. 5 caucus may have marked the end of campaigning by Democratic presidential candidates in Minnesota for their party's nomination, but it was just the first hurdle in the race to gain the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party's endorsement for U.S. Senate. The next leg comes in the...
February 29, 2008 - 12:00am