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January 6, 2011
Rep. Pat Garofalo, R-Farmington, is pictured with Rep. Tim Kelly, R-Red Wing.
Garofalo hopes for change this legislative session
January 6, 2011 - 10:36am
October 21, 2009
Minnesota legislative leaders and staff leave the governor's home Tuesday, led by House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher and Senate Majority Leader Larry Pogemiller. Leaders and Gov. Tim Pawlenty met for an hour and a half to lay groundwork for the 2010 legislative session. Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Pawlenty, leaders begin 2010 talks
October 21, 2009 - 7:10am
August 26, 2009
License clerk Lois Engelby shows off one of the state's new digital license plates Monday at the Kandiyohi County office building in Willmar. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Licensing offices find themselves in red zone due to cuts
August 26, 2009 - 7:34am
May 12, 2009
Legislators, protesters, lobbyists and children on field trips jammed the Minnesota Capitol rotunda Monday, a week before lawmakers must adjourn for the year. However, several bills funding state programs remained stalled. Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau
DFL pushes bill to keep agencies funded
May 12, 2009 - 7:35am
January 7, 2009
GOP Reps. Tim Kelly of Red Wing (left) and Steve Drazkowski of Wabasha listen to first-day activities in the Minnesota House Tuesday. Kelly is newly elected; Drazkowski is beginning his first full term.  Staff photo by Don Davis
Legislature begins amid optimism
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
Leaders urge counties to ignore new law
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am
May 27, 2008
Transportation issues big this year
May 27, 2008 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Legislation means one-time payout for ISD 192
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am
May 21, 2008
Property taxes still will rise, just slower
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am
May 20, 2008
Retiring lawmakers honored, frustrated
May 20, 2008 - 12:00am
Lawmakers, Pawlenty score goal
May 20, 2008 - 12:00am
May 19, 2008
Health deal made; utility cities to get help
May 19, 2008 - 12:00am
Legislature wrapping up
May 19, 2008 - 12:00am
May 15, 2008
Much of Legislature's work already done
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am
May 9, 2008
Hockey/Education bill heads to governor
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am