DFLers say Pawlenty's call for budget ideas is too late.
Gov. Pawlenty also calls out Albert Lea city leaders.
WCCO takes a look at what budget cuts could mean to local parks.
The Army Corps of Engineers declares the Ford Dam as unsafe or potentially unsafe.
Medical marijuana supporters say they intend to put the issue on the 2010 ballot.
Whistle blowers get a cut of any recouped funds under a new law.
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson wrote an op-ed that criticized Gov. Pawlenty's veto of a bill that would head off foreclosures.
GOP Rep. Dean Urdahl wants to repeal tribal banishment.
GOP Rep. Randy Demmer is not convinced of a Rochester Rail bypass.
DFL Sen. Steve Murphy says GOP Rep. Steve Drazkowski is to blame for not getting more aid to St. Charles.
President Obama selects a St. John's professor to be his ambassador to the Vatican.
Republicans will not wage a fierce confirmation battle over Obama's Supreme Court pick.
Minnesota Lawyer says B. Todd Jones is the leading candidate to be Minnesota's U.S. Attorney but the magazine writer wonders whether the GOP will fight the nomination.
DFL Sen. Amy Klobuchar hears about the impact of tourism during a meeting in Duluth.
DFL Rep. Jim Oberstar is going to push to finish a $450 billion transportation bill by September.
DFL Rep. Tim Walz is reportedly in Syria.
DFL Rep. Betty McCollum will discuss the first time homebuyer fund with a new homebuyer and bank officials.
Minnesota GM dealers brace for bankruptcy.
UnitedHealth Group suggests ways to save the federal government $500 billion.
Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak is in China.
Posted at 10:52 AM on May 28, 2009
by Tom Scheck
MPR's Cathy Wurzer talked with Gov. Pawlenty this morning about his plans for unallotment and whether he plans on running for a third term. You can listen to the interview here:
Posted at 5:24 PM on May 28, 2009
by Tom Scheck
The annual dinner is one of the RPA's major fundraisers. Past keynote speakers include Governor Mitt Romney, Governor Jeb Bush, Governor Mike Huckabee, Governor Haley Barbour, and Governor Mark Sanford.
In addition to Governor Pawlenty's speech, former Arkansas First Lady
Gay White will present the annual award in honor of her husband Governor
Frank White, the "Hi, I'm Frank White" award.