The Vikings open training camp for the 2013 season on Thursday at Minnesota State University-Mankato. Both rookies and veterans are due in camp that day. Eighteen of 22 starters from a playoff team return, plus newly-acquired Pro Bowl wide receiver Greg Jennings.
Minnesota legislators are winding down their 2015 session and so far the State Farm Bureau is claiming a pair of major victories.
Last week’s passage in the House of the repeal of the Estate Tax is a good first step toward real overall tax reform.
Legislation introduced last week in the Senate to give the President Trade Promotion Authority is facing opposition from a South Dakota farm group.
The House Agriculture Committee has just completed a series of four meetings regarding reauthorization of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.