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January 27, 2010
Caucuses start political year: Local DFL, GOP events planned; IP goes online
January 27, 2010 - 9:18am
December 8, 2009
Conservatives eye spending cap amendment
December 8, 2009 - 7:59am
July 15, 2009
Emmer to speak at SD56 Republicans meeting
July 15, 2009 - 3:05pm
June 30, 2009
Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake, earlier this year listens to testimony about a 2008 law change that affects farmers who sell land for other types of development. He has been named an assistant minority leader for 2009.
File photo by Don Davis - Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Hamilton promoted in GOP
June 30, 2009 - 8:21am
June 17, 2009
U.S. Rep. John Kline (R-Minn.) has been named the top Republican on the House
Education and Labor Committee.
Kline now top House education, labor Republican
June 17, 2009 - 2:24pm
Letter: Requests of new MN GOP chair
June 17, 2009 - 7:58am
June 10, 2009
Letter: Bush bungled everything? That's not true
June 10, 2009 - 8:57am
June 3, 2009
Letter: Republicans need new leaders
June 3, 2009 - 7:46am
May 19, 2009
Sen. Keith Langseth of Glyndon, right, talks with fellow Democrat Rep. Paul Marquart of Dilworth during a Minnesota House session Monday. Langseth went into the chamber to talk to Marquart about his vote for a tougher seat belt law. Langseth long has supported the change, but Marquart has voted against it in years past.

release date: 05/19/2009

photographer: Scott Wente - Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Lawmakers assign blame for budget stalemate
May 19, 2009 - 8:21am
May 18, 2009
Rep. Mark Murdock, R-Ottertail, uses down time Sunday to catch up on work at his desk on the Minnesota House floor.
Staff photo by Scott Wente - Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Lawmakers watch time pass
May 18, 2009 - 9:26am
May 8, 2009
House Minority Leader Marty Seifert of Marshall, backed by fellow Republicans, says Thursday that Democrats plan to launch a new bill to raise Minnesota taxes. With him are Rep. Joyce Peppin of Rogers, center, and Sen. Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville.
Staff photo by Don Davis - Minn. State Capitol Bureau
BRIEFLY: DFL rushes tax bill toward passage
May 8, 2009 - 8:33am
January 15, 2009
Bethany Dorobiala of Woodbury is among Republican voters who plan to file a lawsuit hoping to prevent the double-counting of ballots in the U.S. Senate race. Dorobiala, a University of Minnesota student, leads the Minnesota College Republicans. Staff photo by Scott Wente
Woodbury woman among frustrated voters turning to courts
January 15, 2009 - 12:00pm
October 8, 2008
Viewpoint: Bachmann, Republicans need a history lesson
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
September 2, 2008
GOP says distractions won't hurt them
September 2, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
In time for the convention
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am