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May 19, 2017
Nolan presses for duties on foreign steel rebar
WASHINGTON—U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan testified before the International Trade Commission Thursday, to urge them to make a final affirmative determination on a petition to place duties on foreign steel rebar, a news release from Nolan's office said.
May 19, 2017 - 8:30am
May 16, 2017
Klobuchar introduces bill for better broadband data
WASHINGTON—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, co-chair of the Senate Broadband Caucus, along with Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.V, and Roger Wicker, R-Miss., introduced bipartisan legislation to expand broadband deployment using accurate coverage maps.
May 16, 2017 - 7:15am
May 8, 2017
Dayton signs Kresha's anti-boycott bill
ST. PAUL—Wednesday, Gov. Mark Dayton signed legislation into law authored by Rep. Ron Kresha, R-Little Falls. The bill, H.F.400, bars the state of Minnesota from engaging in business contracts with companies or organizations who boycott Israeli companies.
May 8, 2017 - 5:30am
May 3, 2017
Nolan to hold in-district town halls this month
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan will hold listening sessions across Minnesota's 8th Congressional District to discuss health care, budget priorities and infrastructure, and to hear questions and concerns from constituents, his office announced Tuesday. • 9-10 a.m. May 10 at Cass County Government...
May 3, 2017 - 7:10am
May 2, 2017
St. Paul council member may have crossed legal line, experts say
ST. PAUL — If St. Paul City Council member Dai Thao signaled during a private meeting last winter that his vote could be swayed by a campaign...
May 2, 2017 - 7:57pm
May 1, 2017
Crow Wing County DFL convenes, thinks 2018
The Crow Wing County DFL pondered their next moves Saturday for 2018 after a disappointing 2016 election. About 50 people gathered in a meeting...
May 1, 2017 - 4:00am
April 29, 2017
Klobuchar pushes Dayton for opioid prevention programs
WASHINGTON—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Friday outlined her Minnesota priorities for the nearly $5.4 million in federal funding secured by the state last week to combat the prescription opioid and heroin crisis. In the letter to Gov. Mark Dayton, Klobuchar highlighted the need...
April 29, 2017 - 3:20am
April 21, 2017
Klobuchar announces $5 million in federal funding to combat opioid addiction in Minnesota
WASHINGTON—U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar Thursday announced the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services awarded federal funds to combat opioid addiction in Minnesota. The $5,379,349 grant will support a comprehensive array of prevention, treatment, and recovery services. The...
April 21, 2017 - 3:50am
April 19, 2017
Nolan calls for hearings after United incident
WASHINGTON—U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan called on leaders of the Transportation & Infrastructure Committee and Aviation Subcommittee to have a hearing to investigate the state of consumer protection practices within the airline industry, a news release from Nolan's office said Tuesday....
April 19, 2017 - 3:10am
April 14, 2017
Trump White House will not make visitor logs public, break from Obama policy
PALM BEACH, FLA. - The Trump administration will not make public White House visitor logs, the records that detail who has visited President...
April 14, 2017 - 2:13pm
April 13, 2017
CNN political commentator Jeffrey Lord compares Donald Trump to MLK
LOS ANGELES - CNN political commentator Jeffrey Lord raised a few eyebrows on Thursday morning by comparing President Donald Trump to Martin...
April 13, 2017 - 1:35pm
April 4, 2017
In wake of ODs from new drug, Klobuchar pushes again for legislation
WASHINGTON—With a new and lethal strain of synthetic heroin from China causing overdose deaths in Minnesota, U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar on Friday renewed her call for the Senate to pass her bipartisan bill to crack down on synthetic opioids from overseas.
April 4, 2017 - 8:00am
Klobuchar's scenic trail bill advances in Senate
WASHINGTON—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., announced Friday her bipartisan legislation to improve the North Country Scenic Trail route and boost state tourism passed the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. The trail—which currently extends from New York to...
April 4, 2017 - 6:30am
March 31, 2017
Potential Social Security tax cut has local fingerprints on it
Seniors in Minnesota could soon see a big cut in state taxes on their Social Security payments—and that makes a state representative from...
March 31, 2017 - 7:00am
Nolan helps re-establish Lung Cancer Caucus
U.S. Reps Rick Nolan D-Minn., and Frank LoBiondo R-N.J., on Thursday announced the reestablishment of their bipartisan Congressional Lung Cancer Caucus. Nolan spearheaded the effort to create the caucus after his youngest daughter, Katherine Nolan-Bensen, was diagnosed with Non-Smoking...
March 31, 2017 - 6:00am