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Budget, tax bills gain Pawlenty signature

April 1, 2010

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) âÄî Gov. Tim Pawlenty enacted two sets of cuts Thursday in starkly different fashion: He held a celebratory bill signing for a raft of business and investor tax breaks while...

DFLers pull back bonding bill before veto

February 23, 2010

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) âÄî Democratic House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher (KEL'-uh-her) is pulling back a $1 billion construction bill that Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty had promised to take...


Bachmann helps lead ‘Kill the bill,’ health care protesters

November 5, 2009

WASHINGTON âÄî Chanting "Kill the bill," thousands of conservatives incensed over the Democrats' health care overhaul protested at the Capitol on Thursday, arguing that the legislation amounts...

Regents set to approve labor deals

September 7, 2009

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) âÄî The University of Minnesota Board of Regents are set to approve three contracts with locals from the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees union this...