Retired folks in Minnesota hope they'll be included in any tax breaks state lawmakers and Gov. Mark Dayton agree on during a final budget plan. Only a dozen other states tax Social Security benefits.
Seven of the candidates running for Minneapolis mayor appeared Thursday night to answer questions at a forum sponsored by the DFL Somali Caucus. Participating were former Minneapolis NAACP President Nekima Levy-Pounds, State Representative Raymond Dehn, Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges, filmmaker Aswar Rahman, City Council Member Jacob Frey, community activist Al Flowers and former Hennepin Theater Trust President Tom Hoch.
They answered several rounds of questions before a crowd of about 200 people at the Jigjiga Business Center.
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Donald Trump's probe into voter fraud is targeting a problem that doesn't exist according to Common Cause of Wisconsin.
Constituents aren't going to let Rep. Erik Paulsen soon forget his vote for the Republican health care bill, known as the American Health Care Act. The latest in a string of protests outside Paulsen's office had a religious tone.