Photo: Nick VlcekKelliher wouldn't give up the fight, despite what the polls said.
Update: Margaret Anderson Kelliher conceded defeat to Mark Dayton late this morning. "In Minnesota we value every person's voice and count every person's vote. And that's what happened this election," she said ... More >>
House Majority Leader Tony Sertich promised a balanced budget by sunrise. Turns out, he was closeLadies and gentlemen, it looks like we have a deal. The Minnesota House and Senate have both passed a compromise budget bill that Gov. Tim Pawlenty says he will sign.
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Gov. Tim Pawlenty appears to be walking perilously close to shutting down huge swaths of Minnesota's state government after the state Supreme Court earlier this week shot down one portion of his 2009 effort to balance the state budget unilaterally.
The court's decision only addressed a $5.5 ... More >>