Latest Minnesota State Legislature News

Democrats blast GOP candidate's 'vote with bullets' remarks

Aug. 18, 2022 18:40 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democrats on Thursday accused a Republican-endorsed candidate for the Minnesota Senate of condoning political violence, when he talked about the need for “voting with the ballot before we have to vote with bullets." The candidate, Stephen Lowell, countered that...

Iron Range Sen. David Tomassoni dies of ALS complications

Aug. 12, 2022 13:38 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — State Sen. David Tomassoni, a veteran lawmaker from northern Minnesota's Iron Range who championed efforts to find a cure for ALS, has died of complications from the neurological disease, the Minnesota Senate announced Friday. He was 69. Tomassoni died Thursday...

Jill Abahsain wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:58 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jill Abahsain wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District.

Jeff Ettinger wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:54 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jeff Ettinger wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

May Lor Xiong wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:54 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — May Lor Xiong wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.

Pete Stauber wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:52 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pete Stauber wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.

Betty McCollum wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:51 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Betty McCollum wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.

Brad Finstad wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:51 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Brad Finstad wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Cicely Davis wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 5th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:50 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cicely Davis wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 5th Congressional District.

Jen Schultz wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 15:50 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jen Schultz wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.