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Minn. Senate Panel Approves $77M Senate Building

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) –A plan to construct a $77 million building to house Minnesota’s 67 state senators is moving forward after the Senate Rules Committee approved the proposal on Monday. 360 more words


Capitol Renovation Sparks Debate On Building's Art

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Besides being the seat of state government, the Minnesota Capitol is practically an art gallery, filled with murals of historic scenes and allegorical images of virtues the building’s designers hoped to see in their leaders: wisdom, courage, integrity. 910 more words


Minimum Wage Hike Advocates Rally At Minn. Capitol

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Minnesota lawmakers are back in St. Paul Tuesday. The House and Senate are opening the 2014 legislative session. It’s a short session this year — lawmakers will adjourn by May 19. 172 more words