minnesota legislature

Groups urge vetoes over environmental trust fund 'raid'

Environmental and conservation groups urge Gov. Mark Dayton to use his line-item veto power to cancel $98 million in projects funded by what they consider an improper raid on a trust fund that depends on state lottery proceeds.

Lawmakers' to-do list is long, but time is running short

Just like they started the session, Minnesota's Legislature is entering the homestretch with a long to-do list. But now they have just over a week to finish it.