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Trump to meet with Barr, governors amid escalating protests
Michigan sheriff took off his helmet and marched with protesters
AG Ellison to prosecute George Floyd case
North Dakota man killed in ATV rollover
WATCH: Minnesota officials provide update late Sunday, May 31, press conference to response on protests
Keselowski has late luck to win at Bristol Motor Speedway
Loons goalkeeper Tyler Miller finds connection with fans despite no home games
Column: Sports can take its time coming back while I take trips down memory lane
Proposal for later college baseball season looks like a winner
Macalester re-enters MIAC football in ‘a position of strength’
May 2, 2020
McConnell, Pelosi decline offer of rapid coronavirus tests
WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued a rare letter jointly rejecting the Trump administration's offer to supply Capitol Hill with 1,000 rapid-result coronavirus tests, asking that they be prioritized for front-line workers. The...
May 2, 2020 - 8:34pm
April 23, 2020
Klobuchar, Cramer push White House to support small broadband providers
ST. PAUL — U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., have teamed up to urge the Trump Administration to dedicate federal...
April 23, 2020 - 3:03pm
April 18, 2020
Americans warm to a long-despised Congress after it sends direct help to millions
Despite a cratering economy driven by a global health crisis, American voters have shown signs they are warming to something they have long despised: Congress. Buried inside a survey showing bad grades for President Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus outbreak, Thursday's Gallup...
April 18, 2020 - 8:44pm
April 14, 2020
Klobuchar, colleagues urge leadership to increase funding for domestic violence resources
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, along with 40 of her Senate colleagues, are calling for over $300 million in federal funding...
April 14, 2020 - 5:41pm
March 27, 2020
$2 trillion COVID-19 stimulus package gets House OK, Trump signature
ST. PAUL — Lawmakers in Washington, D.C. have agreed on a $2 trillion federal stimulus and aid package to help Americans amid the COVID-19...
March 27, 2020 - 6:29pm
March 26, 2020
Americans could see relief from COVID-19 fallout after US Senate passes stimulus package
ST. PAUL — The U.S. Senate has passed an economic stimulus bill in response to the ballooning COVID-19 pandemic, which has rocked the U.S....
March 26, 2020 - 7:27pm
March 19, 2020
Thune introduces bill to extend tax filing deadline amid COVID-19 pandemic
ST. PAUL -- U.S. Senate Majority Whip John Thune, R-S.D., is introducing a bill to extend Americans' tax filing deadline from April 15 to July...
March 19, 2020 - 1:42pm
Minnesota's congressional delegation seeks federal support for businesses hurting due to COVID-19
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's 10 Congressional delegates on Thursday, March 19, called on the federal Small Business Administration to free up Economic...
March 19, 2020 - 12:57pm
March 2, 2020
U.S. lawmakers close in on $7.5 billion coronavirus emergency spending package
WASHINGTON - Bipartisan negotiators on Capitol Hill are closing in on a $7.5 billion emergency spending bill to fight the coronavirus, two people familiar with the negotiations said Monday. The legislation is likely to be made public on Tuesday and pass the House later this week,...
March 2, 2020 - 9:24pm
February 26, 2020
White House proposes $37 million be diverted from low-income heat assistance program for coronavirus
ST PAUL — As health officials warn of the impending arrival of coronavirus in the United States, the White House is proposing federal funds...
February 26, 2020 - 6:23pm
Congressional leaders launch emergency spending talks for coronavirus response
Congressional leaders on Wednesday began designing a large emergency spending package for dealing with the new coronavirus outbreak, revealing the wide gulf between lawmakers who have demanded aggressive action and a White House that has sought a more limited response. Negotiators...
February 26, 2020 - 5:29pm
February 14, 2020
White House memo on Soleimani strike makes no mention of imminent threat
WASHINGTON - A White House memo justifying the U.S. strike that killed Iranian military leader Qasem Soleimani in early January makes no mention of an imminent threat, which was President Donald Trump's rationale for the attack. The two-page memo made public by the House Foreign Affairs...
February 14, 2020 - 5:07pm
December 13, 2019
House set for historic floor vote next week after panel passes two articles of impeachment against Trump
WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee approved two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Friday, Dec. 13, officially...
December 13, 2019 - 9:56am
November 25, 2019
Rep. Kelly Armstrong on impeachment inquiry: 'I don't think it's been a success for Democrats'
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s member of the U.S. House of Representatives on Sunday, Nov. 24, was critical of Democrats’ efforts to impeach...
November 25, 2019 - 10:25am
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard won't run for reelection to Congress as she seeks Democratic presidential bid
WASHINGTON - Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, announced early Friday, Oct. 25, on Twitter that she won't run for reelection to Congress as she continues...
October 25, 2019 - 9:06am