Former House Speaker Kurt Zellers, standing in the lobby of the Mayo Civic Center as GOP candidates and harried staffers swirled among delegates, affirmed that he's not seeking the GOP's endorsement for the governor's race.Read More »
Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson, a GOP gubernatorial hopeful, announced Wednesday that he's taken on former Rep. Bill Kuisle as his lieutenant governor pick.Read More »
Local government interests breathed a sigh of relief when Gov. Tim Pawlenty didn’t propose to reach into local government aid programs to solve the state’s $935 million budget deficit. But city and county groups are lobbying against Pawlenty’s proposal to ...Read More »
Among the many projects in this year’s bonding bill is housing for the long-term homeless in Minnesota. The issue is a top legislative priority for housing advocates in the 2006 session. Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty and the DFL-controlled Senate have ...
Tagged with: 2006 legislative session Chip Halbach Dan Dorman Dean Simpson Larry Pogemiller Mee Moua Michael Dahl Minnesota Housing Partnership Morrie Lanning politicsinminnesota Richard Cohen Steve SviggumRead More »