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Policast



Updates from Minnesota Public Radio News staff covering Minnesota's Politics.



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The Minneapolis police chief talks about the shooting that took a woman's life; two state representatives sue over the lack of a raise

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0500

The Minneapolis police chief talks about the shooting that took a woman's life; two state representatives sue over the lack of a raise


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Minneapolis police shooting leaves people with lots of questions; gubernatorial portraits raise some concerns from former governors

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0500

A police shooting in Minneapolis raises lots of questions; some former governors object to what the Historical Society says about their tenure


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A pay gap at the Capitol; even President Trump's supporters don't like Medicaid cuts

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0500

A pay gap between the House and Senate at the Minnesota Capitol; even some of President Trump's supporters don't like Medicaid cuts


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Steve Simon weighs turning over voter data to a White House panel; sick leave ordinances and Sunday liquor sales take effect

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Steve Simon weighs turning over voter data to a White House panel; sick leave ordinances and Sunday liquor sales take effect


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A national leader tries to rally Minnesota Democrats; the state is set to release information from the Yanez investigation

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500

A national leader tries to rally Minnesota Democrats; the state is set to release information from the Yanez investigation


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Reaction to the shooting near Washington; Lt. Gov. Smith heads to Cuba

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Reaction to shooting near Washington; Lt. Gov. Tina Smith is headed on a trade trip to Cuba


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Debate over pipeline replacement; Minneapolis minimum wage

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500

The debate over a pipeline in northern Minnesota and the minimum wage in Minneapolis


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Dayton and Daudt on the governor's line-item veto

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Two interviews on what happened at the Capitol this week. One with Gov. Mark Dayton, the other with House Speaker Kurt Daudt


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Gov. Dayton signs budget bills but zeros out money for the Legislature

Wed, 31 May 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Gov. Dayton signs budget bills but shorts the Legislature; art draws a backlash at the Walker sculpture garden


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Special session begins with broad agreement on major parts of the state budget

Tue, 23 May 2017 00:00:00 -0500

A special session to finish the budget; and a look at some of the items that passed in the closing hours of the regular session


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An update as the session enters its final day

Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 -0500

The Legislature hits the final day of its session with a lot left to be done.


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