Government & Politics

Refugees from 32 countries resettled in Minnesota in 2018. Where do...

More than 800 refugees settled across 20 Minnesota counties in 2019 — continuing a sharply downward trend since the election of President Donald Trump,...

Anti-vaccine movement finding allies among Minnesota GOP lawmakers

The small but vocal group of parents propagating fringe views about the safety and effectiveness of childhood immunizations have found unlikely allies — Minnesota...

Some big shots want to amend the Minnesota constitution to prioritize...

A pair of prominent Minnesota leaders want to harness the power of words to address some of the nation’s worst racial disparities in education. Minneapolis...

Daily Reformer: Campaign finance reports: top fundraisers and big spenders

Good morning. Headline in local media outlet last night: Amy Klobuchar gets a boost from likely fifth place finish in Iowa Nope, that’s not a thing.  (Good...

271,000 Minnesota households pay more than 30% of their income in...

Just one in four households that are eligible for rental assistance actually get it. When the state’s three largest housing agencies opened up their waiting...

Trump made his pitch for 4 more years. Pelosi ripped up...

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump delivered his third — and possibly final — State of the Union address Tuesday night on the floor of...

Allegations of ‘rampant’ sexism, ‘racist’ and ‘retaliatory’ culture came before AFSCME...

Before the abrupt leadership shakeup at one of the state's most powerful public employee unions last summer, union leaders were accused of “rampant” sexism,...

These Iowans got their first caucus experience in Minnesota

Thirty-two Iowans gathered in St. Paul Monday night. Between excited moments of recognition — “Oh, you’re from Cedar Rapids? Me too!” — they had...

Mayor Frey aims to rein in off-duty police work, creates task...

When former police officer Mohamed Noor clocked in for his 10-hour police shift on the July night he shot and killed Justine Ruszczyk in...

The dangerous path from no refugee resettlement to something much darker

The recent decision by Beltrami County to no longer accept new refugee resettlement there was in some ways meaningless. Refugees have not been placed...
Adjust Font Size