Contact Us
Senate

Senate

marijuana11-300x200
[

Minnesota Senate Panel to Continue Medical Pot Hearing

A Minnesota Senate committee will resume discussing a bill that would legalize medical marijuana after the Legislature returns from its Easter/Passover break.

Read More|Comment

Minnesota News
[

Minnesota Senate Passes Anti-Bullying Bill

The Minnesota Senate has passed a bill aimed at helping prevent bullying in schools.

Read More|Comment

Minnesota Vikings
Minnesota Vikings
[

Vikings Stadium Could Become Reality Today

The Vikings Stadium bill only needs to pass a floor vote in the senate and get signed by the Governor for it to become a reality. The Minnesota House voted 71-60 early Thursday morning in favor of a revised stadium bill. The revised bill was constructed in a conference committee and requires the Vikings to pay $50 Million more while the state pays $50 Million less. The Vikings will now pay a total of $477 Million while the state and city of Minneapolis will combine to pay $498 Million. The Vikings agreed to the increase in payment.

Read More|Comment

[

MN Committee Passes Stadium Bill to Full Senate

The Senate Taxes Committee has narrowly sent the $1 billion Vikings stadium bill to the floor of the Minnesota Senate. It was the toughest test yet for the proposed stadium subsidy. It's now primed for floor votes in the House and Senate.

Read More|Comment

minnemom, flickr
minnemom, flickr
[

Senate Approves Alcohol Sale at TCF Bank Stadium

The Minnesota Senate has approved a bill that would let the University of Minnesota sell beer to the general public at University of Minnesota football games. The Senate approved the change Wednesday as part of a larger liquor policy bill that passed.

Read More|Comment

Republican Party Badge
iStockPhoto
[

Minn. Senate Tax Bill Has Tax Breaks For Business

The Minnesota Senate has passed a tax bill that Republicans say will help close a $5 billion budget shortfall without state tax increases and make the state a better place to do business. The GOP tax bill passed Tuesday on a party-line vote of 37-26 after hours of debate on taxes and the state's business climate.

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Minnesota Senate Leader: No Tougher Prayer Requirement

Minnesota's Senate majority leader says she doesn't want to strictly require that opening prayers in the Senate chamber be nondenominational. The content of Senate prayers became an issue this week after several Jewish senators said they were uncomfortable during a prayer by a Baptist pastor from St. Cloud who made multiple references to Jesus and Christianity.

Read More|Comment

Police Dog
Getty Images
[

Minnesota Senate Votes For Stiffer Dog Abuse Penalties

The Minnesota Senate has voted to increase the legal consequences for people who harm or kill police and other public safety dogs. The Senate passed the bill unanimously on Thursday.

Read More|Comment

Category: Sports Tags: ,
Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Minnesota Senate Okays New Pathways To Teaching

Legislation to create new pathways into the teaching profession has passed the Minnesota Senate. The bill was approved on a 40-23 vote Thursday, with three Democrats joining the chamber's Republican majority in support.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wjon.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on AM 1240 WJON quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on AM 1240 WJON quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!