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May 23, 2019
Nicole Smith-Holt speaks with reporters at the Capitol on Monday, May 13. Advocates for Minnesotans with Type 1 diabetes hope lawmakers will approve legislation aimed at providing emergency access to insulin for those who can't afford it. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers worry about mistakes in rush to pass state budget, special session planned for Friday
May 23, 2019 - 2:42pm
May 22, 2019
Walz signs plan to make drug companies pay for fallout of opioid epidemic into law
May 22, 2019 - 5:52pm
May 20, 2019
Legislative leaders and Gov. Tim Walz on Sunday, May 19, 2019, announced a two-year budget plan with a day left in the regular legislative session. John Autey / John Autey Photography
Minnesota's ‘last’ legislative day ugly but not really the last
May 20, 2019 - 12:18pm
May 2, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday, May 2, 2019, held a news conference with hospital CEOs from around the state to advocate in support of retaining a 2% tax on medical providers. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz pushes to keep medical provider tax as budget talks begin
May 2, 2019 - 5:01pm
April 26, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz
Walz hosting first turkey hunting ‘governor’s opener’
April 26, 2019 - 11:34am
April 12, 2019
An executive order by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz directs state agencies to take measures to support pollinators, such as bees and butterflies.  Don Davis / Forum News Service
Walz declares Minnesota’s commitment to pollinators
April 12, 2019 - 12:50pm
April 6, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday, March 28, 2019, said he would negotiate with Republicans about his budget proposal but wouldn't bend on extending a tax on medical providers that funds health care for low-income people. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota legislators share health care goals, but disagree on how to achieve them
April 6, 2019 - 10:18am
March 25, 2019
Rep. Mary Franson, R- Alexandria, along with fellow House Republicans on Monday, March 25, 2019 called for changes to detect and prevent fraud in the Minnesota Child Care Assistance Program. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minn. Republicans call for a crackdown on child care assistance fraud
March 25, 2019 - 4:57pm
House Speaker Melissa Hortman, DFL-Brooklyn Park, on Monday, March 25, outlines spending priorities for House Democrats, including a boost for E-12 and a freeze on tuition at public colleges. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota Democrats offer E-12 funding boost, public tuition freeze in budget proposal
March 25, 2019 - 4:15pm
March 22, 2019
Carolyn Ham
Minnesota DHS official calls fraud probe 'political distraction'
March 22, 2019 - 8:31pm
March 21, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz said on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, that he will need to look over his just-released budget to see how to adjust it to match a new lower-than-expected state revenue forecast. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Walz broadens campaign to pass gas tax hike, faces continued opposition from GOP
March 21, 2019 - 6:03pm
March 2, 2019
Study: Klobuchar most effective Democratic senator
March 2, 2019 - 2:42pm
February 19, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz, second from right, shares a laugh with Steve Erickson, right, and state Sen. John Jasinski, R-Faribault, outside Hanscom Motor Vehicle Office in Faribault on Thursday, Feb. 14. Getting a new plate for his truck has taken about a year and a half, Erickson said. The delays have been due to new state software that's been fraught with bugs. Jacob Swanson / Faribault Daily News
MNLARS needs at least $61M: Walz proposes fee hikes to pay for it
February 19, 2019 - 8:34pm
February 11, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz, center, told reporters on Monday, Feb. 11, that he'd meet with stakeholders before announcing whether he'd drop an appeal blocking the Enbridge Line 3 project. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz tightlipped as Line 3 decision deadline looms
February 11, 2019 - 1:25pm
February 5, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz speaks with reporters at the Capitol on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, after a conference call with opioid manufacturers and distributors. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz warns opioid manufacturers not to repeat 'lobbying blitz' on treatment bill
February 5, 2019 - 3:45pm
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