Republican legislative leaders and Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton cannot agree on three major issues to close up this year’s Legislature, but on Monday they did celebrate a health-care bill that restores funding cuts made after last year’s budget impasse.
The Minnesota Legislature was supposed to adjourn today, but an hour-and-a-half high-level meeting broke up at mid-afternoon with only an agreement to talk again
A debate about whether gambling or user fees should be used to pay for a new Vikings stadium is the latest in a long fight over how to fund the project.
Republican legislative leaders said for months they want to end the 2012 session Monday, but it probably will not happen.
Dozens of Vikings fans decked out in purple jerseys rallied in the state Capitol Saturday, but went home disappointed after learning there would be no vote to build a new stadium.