How to help young kids: Give their parents cash
Parental stress is reduced by guaranteed income programs, which is a benefit for the kids. …
What a governor, state lawmakers can and can’t do to restrict abortion in Minnesota
Does Minnesota have a settled abortion access law? Listening to DFL or Republican candidates may leave you confused. This MinnPost guide covers Minnesota abortion law….
Sunday liquor? Ice arena sales tax? A list of every local ballot question in Minnesota
Searchable and sortable list of all questions that were put before voters in Minnesota in 2022….
D.C. Memo: Musk Twitter takeover riles Minnesota Democrats, but not enough to leave the platform
Plus: Emmer ally says he’s favored to win possible leadership job, for Dems, GOP, it’s all about getting out the vote now…
Third big data center eyeing Minnesota could create 1,000 construction jobs
plus: Evidence that Vikings made it to Oklahoma; RSV hospitalizations keep going; NRA endorses five Republicans running in the U.S. House race; and many more….
Brian O’Hara confirmed as Minneapolis Police Chief
Plus; St. Paul trash bill increase; COVID numbers are up; drought has increased; Hinckley gas station sells $1m Powerball ticket, Hinckley gas station finds woman dead in Minneapolis alley; plus more….
Police association endorsements among most coveted, controversial in Minnesota politics
In a gradual shift from the DFL, the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association supported far more Republicans than Democrats in this year’s election….
Brooklyn Center to vote on charter amendment to stifle mayor’s emergency powers
This question is one year after Kim Potter, an ex-Brooklyn Center officer, shot and killed Wright in April during a traffic stop. It sparked civil unrest and days of protests in front the Brooklyn Center Police Department….
DFL-associated Alliance for a Better Minnesota is 2022’s top independent political funder
Already, $13.8 million has been spent by the Alliance on $15.8 million in revenue. Nearly all of that money has been used to produce and air TV and online ads against Scott Jensen, the GOP nominee for governor….
Great talent not translating to on-court success for Timberwolves
It was assumed that the Wolves would have difficulty coordinating skills and rhythms, and ultimately crystalizing teamwork. However, they will eventually show signs of understanding….