Gov. Dayton

To protect Minnesota schoolchildren from forecasted dangerously cold weather, Governor Mark Dayton announced today (Jan. 3) that all of the state’s K-12 public schools will be closed next Monday, Jan. 6. The National Weather Service predicts that most of the state will experience the coldest temperatures in a decade next Monday, with lows reaching -30 […]

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By T.W. Budig ECM Capitol reporter The long anticipated vote on the Vikings stadium is slated for Monday (May 7). Republican leaders today (May 3) dropped their recent proposal to use general obligation bonding to help to pay for the stadium, leaving the two stadium bills currently on the House and Senate floors awaiting the […]

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Today, in a public bill signing ceremony, Governor Mark Dayton signed Chapter 153, SF 2297 into law. The new law directs law enforcement to notify both parents if a child is the victim of neglect, physical abuse, or sexual abuse occurring outside the family. The law specifies how parents will be notified. In addition, the […]

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Wednesday, Jan. 18, Governor Mark Dayton released the following analysis and conclusions on the Vikings stadium proposals:  Arden Hills/Ramsey County It is easy to understand why the Vikings like the Arden Hills site. Ramsey County has made another excellent, detailed proposal.  The Vikings are truly wanted there.  It has the advantage that the property is […]

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