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Former Gov. Arne Carlson: ‘I deeply regret’ endorsing Tim Walz

It’s been more than a quarter century since Arne Carlson last held elected office in Minnesota. But the former Republican governor -- a self-professed moderate -- has...

Dems seek to eliminate belief-based vax exemptions for families enrolled in...

Joe Piket owns two early childhood learning centers in the northwest Twin Cities suburbs. He has firsthand experience in how to navigate through illness...

ERA would create ‘blank check’ to discriminate against people of faith,...

The Minnesota Queer Caucus held a press conference Thursday to reaffirm their support for the so-called "Equal Rights Amendment" (ERA). Attempting to enshrine abortion...

Legislator raises fresh concerns over Sen. Hoffman’s apparent ‘self-serving conflicts’

A Democratic state senator was caught off guard during a committee hearing Wednesday when a Republican colleague pressed him on his alleged ties to...

Proposal to fix law on school resource officers stalls in Minnesota...

A proposed fix to a 2023 law that many law enforcement industry leaders across Minnesota say has created legal ambiguities for school resource officers on whether they...

Sanctuary state and assisted suicide legislation appear to be dead —...

On Monday, legislative leaders in the Minnesota House and Senate effectively announced the death knell for two major pieces of left-wing legislation. Melissa Hortman, the...

Republicans run into DFL roadblock in attempt to fast-track passage of...

Republicans in the Minnesota House of Representatives wasted no time in the opening moments of the 2024 legislative session in attempting to fast-track passage of a seemingly bipartisan proposal to...

Sanctuary state proposal faces opposition from county board, DFL senator

County commissioners in McLeod County approved a resolution Saturday which denounced and opposed the pending "North Star Act." In a unanimous vote, the five commissioners...

Will all 34 Senate Democrats vote ‘yes’ on illegal immigration ‘sanctuary’...

A pair of Democrat legislators sponsoring a bill that would make Minnesota a “sanctuary state” for immigrants who enter the country illegally artfully sidestepped a...

Senate Dems elect former union boss with what GOP calls ‘extreme...

A longtime progressive DFL legislator, former nurses union boss and one-time gubernatorial opponent of Tim Walz has been elected majority leader of the Minnesota Senate. Erin Murphy, DFL-St....