Stock photo of oil pipeline
February 12, 2019 - 11:32 am
Gov. Walz announced Tuesday that his administration will continue to appeal regulatory approval of the Enbridge Energy Line 3 pipeline replacement project in northern Minnesota. Republican lawmakers aren't happy with the decision. "I'm always going to be working for a win-win with the governor,...
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February 11, 2019 - 6:00 am
They're putting on a show of cooperation at the state capitol on Monday. Governor Walz appears with Democratic and Republican leaders to make sure the legislative process is moving along as planned. Scheduled to join the governor are Senate GOP leader Paul Gazelka and House Speaker Melissa Hortman...
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January 15, 2019 - 4:54 am
Gov. Tim Walz is scheduled to hold a press conference on Tuesday to discuss the state's response to the federal government shutdown. For about 6,100 federal workers in Minnesota, Monday was their 24th straight day on furlough or working for no pay. "My team worked throughout the weekend and has...
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January 07, 2019 - 6:10 am
It's a big week the state's capital city, starting with Monday's swearing-in of Minnesota's 41st governor. Tim Walz was sworn in during a ceremony at the historic Fitzgerald Theater in downtown St, Paul. Tim Walz takes the oath of office Joining him is Peggy Flangan as the state's new lieutenant...
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Blois Olson
October 21, 2018 - 8:42 am
With a little more than two weeks to go before the election, the latest Star Tribune Minnesota Poll shows a close race for governor. Democrat Tim Walz was favored by 45 percent of the voters who took part in the poll, which was published in the Sunday Star Tribune newspaper. The poll had Republican...
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Susie Jones
October 09, 2018 - 2:13 pm
Jeff Johnson told Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News that Minnesotans who pay for a portion or all of their health insurance need relief. "They are just getting killed by premiums. We saw a reprieve this year because of what the legislature did with re-insurance, but that's not sustainable. We have...
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