Lawmakers Look At Way To Maintain MinnesotaCare Insurance

Thousands of lower-income Minnesotans could continue to get health insurance from the state even as major reforms take root under a plan lawmakers moved forward Wednesday.

MNsure To Be How Minnesotans Buy Insurance

Minnesotans will be able to shop for health insurance through a state marketplace beginning Oct. 1, but may not see savings for a couple of years.

House Drops Most Background Checks For Gun Buyers

Gun control backers have given up controversial proposals in an effort to pass some measures aimed at curbing gun violence in Minnesota.

DFL House Plan Would Raise Taxes On Rich For School Aid

Minnesota schools would be the biggest beneficiaries of a state House Democratic budget proposal that goes beyond the governor’s plan to increase taxes on the rich.

House DFL Wants Tax Surcharge

House Democrats today said they want to not only permanently raise income taxes on wealthy Minnesotans, but also add a temporary surcharge on the richest of the rich to repay schools.