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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
Nolan introduces bill eliminating lawmaker pay during a shutdown
With only a month left for Congress to negotiate a budget and avoid another federal government shutdown, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan on Thursday reintroduced his 'No Government, No Pay' Act of 2017 requiring lawmakers to join the ranks of hundreds of thousands of public employees who would...
March 31, 2017 - 5:30am
March 18, 2017
Another person tries to jump White House fence
WASHINGTON - A person jumped over a bike rack in a buffer zone in front of the White House on Saturday while President Trump was in Florida,...
March 18, 2017 - 1:10pm
March 17, 2017
Klobuchar, Grassley introduce bill to allow cameras in federal court
WASHINGTON—Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, the Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, have introduced bipartisan legislation to expand the public's window into federal court processes and procedures...
March 17, 2017 - 5:30am
March 13, 2017
Iowa Representative Steve King's controversial tweet on immigration draws fire
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Representative Steve King on Monday stood by controversial remarks on immigration and birth rates, in which he said "our civilization" could not be restored with "somebody else's babies," drawing condemnation from Democrats and fellow Republicans. The speaker...
March 13, 2017 - 2:46pm
January 6, 2017
U.S. envoys appointed by Obama asked to quit by Inauguration Day
(Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's transition team has issued a blanket mandate requiring politically appointed ambassadors installed by President Barack Obama to leave their posts by Inauguration Day, the U.S. ambassador to New Zealand said on Friday. "I will be departing...
January 6, 2017 - 1:16pm
December 20, 2016
UPDATED: Clinton email probe search warrant ordered unsealed by U.S. Judge
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Monday ordered the unsealing of the application used to obtain a search warrant that allowed the FBI to gain access to emails related to Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's private server before the Nov. 8 election. U.S. District...
December 20, 2016 - 2:33pm
Trump wins Electoral College vote; few electors break ranks
SEATTLE/AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Republican Donald Trump prevailed in U.S. Electoral College voting on Monday to officially win election as the next president, easily dashing a long-shot push by a small movement of detractors to try to block him from gaining the White House. Trump,...
December 20, 2016 - 2:14pm