Everything listed under: anti-bullying

  • Minnesota Is Once Again "A State that Works"

    Article by: Editorial Board, Star Tribune"For the most part, Minnesota is once again ‘The state that works.’Minnesota’s lawmaking season ended last week with a productive flurry. A bonding bill with statewide reach, property tax relief for homeowners and renters of modest means, an overdue pay raise for long-term care providers, longer workplace leaves for new parents, and a spur to better Internet service in Greater Minnesota are headliner accomplishments of the 2014 sess...  Read More...

  • Our view: DFL restores what's best about state

    Article by: Brian Voerding, editor, on behalf of the Daily News editorial board, Winona Daily News Pot’s legal. The minimum wage is going up. Some people will have a harder time owning guns, or have to give them up.   Read More...

  • Minnesota House passes anti-bullying bill

    Article by: Mike Cronin, Star Tribune  The Minnesota House passed a bill aimed at toughening the state's anti-bullying law by a vote of 69-63 early Wednesday. The bill - the Safe and Supportive Schools Act - defines bullying, in part, as behavior that causes physical harm or fear of physical harm and "constitutes intentional infliction of emotional distress." "This provides a strong set of tools to create a strong local anti-bullying policy and create safe educational climates in Minnesota,...  Read More...