Dayton Honors State Chamption Wrestlers

Senate OKs Cutting State Workers, Freezing Pay

Many state agencies would sustain budget cuts of up to 20 percent under a Senate-passed bill, which eliminates 15 percent of state workers and freezes wages for those remaining on the payroll.

House Education Bill Faces Dayton Opposition

Minnesota representatives voted early today to make dramatic education changes after a six-hour debate.

House Bill Kills Tenure, Keeps Classroom Funding Static

Minnesota teachers no longer would keep jobs based on tenure under a Minnesota House plan that also would keep public school funding static.

Lawmakers Reduce Higher Education Budget

Minnesota lawmakers voted to cut $300 million from college and university spending as they craft a state budget while plugging a $5 billion deficit.