ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesotans with gun permits could carry a gun onto state Capitol grounds without tipping off the state under a House budget bill. 121 more words
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MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – If you visit the Minnesota Capitol this week, you will see a poignant reminder of the devastating problem of military suicides.
Local veterans have places 23 pairs of boots on the Capitol steps to symbolize the number of active duty troops and veterans who take their lives each day. 307 more words
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A fight at the Capitol over proposed regulations for ridebooking companies appears to be cooling off.
Services like Uber and Lyft connect drivers with fare-paying riders through smartphone apps. 114 more words
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A bill barring warrantless aerial drone use by Minnesota law enforcement except in certain emergency situations is headed to the Senate floor. 126 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO/AP) — A bill that would allow silencers on guns is gaining support at the State Capitol.
Currently, the devices are banned in Minnesota, but the House Public Safety and Crime Prevention Committee passed a measure legalizing them. 92 more words
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — House lawmakers moved Thursday to legalize silencers and loosen the rules for bringing firearms onto the state Capitol grounds, reigniting debate over guns in Minnesota even as the leader of the Senate said he’d “like to stay out of the gun conversation” this year. 573 more words
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota Capitol mall statute honoring explorer Christopher Columbus is the target of new legislation that seeks to recast his role. 136 more words