The Minnesota Daily

All content by Ricardo Romero

Legislature approves disaster aid funding

September 10, 2013

The Minnesota Legislature passed a $4.7 million disaster relief bill Monday during a special session. The bill allocates funding for areas damaged by severe storms, including the University of Minnesota. The...

DREAM Act opens with low numbers

September 5, 2013

Fewer undocumented students have applied for increased financial aid and lower tuition under the new DREAM Act than state officials anticipated. When the state Legislature passed the measure giving in-state...

Apple Valley resident Ross Rowley rallies against U.S. military intervention in Syria on Tuesday in Minneapolis outside U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar's office.

Amid protest, legislators split on Syria intervention

September 4, 2013

About 150 people protested Tuesday outside the office of U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., echoing legislative debate over intervention in Syria. With signs in hand, protestors chanted through megaphones...

Leg. discusses disaster relief

August 29, 2013

State legislators met Wednesday to discuss a disaster relief bill that would provide aid for areas in Minnesota affected by severe summer storms. The legislation would authorize the state, in...