Joseph Medina’s journey to the World War II Memorial on the National Mall began nearly a century ago, when his family crossed the border illegally from Mexico with Medina, then 5.
Updated: December 12, 2013, - 09:57 PM
Joseph Medina was in a similar position to many immigrants today when he joined the Army during World War II.
Updated: December 12, 2013, - 08:55 PM
A new populism is dividing Democrats ahead of 2014 and that poses risks for Sen. Al Franken.
Updated: December 12, 2013, - 05:29 AM
Minnesota Democrat Keith Ellison has been leading a grass-roots effort on Capitol Hill to resist cuts to the safety net...
Updated: December 11, 2013, - 10:07 PM
This is one where the rhetoric is so convoluted it’s best to look at what they do, not what they say.
Updated: December 07, 2013, - 06:00 PM
Former Iowa state Sen. Kent Sorenson allegedly received secret payments from the Bachmann and Paul presidential campaigns.
Updated: December 04, 2013, - 08:59 PM
The U.S. Supreme Court heard the case of St. Louis Park Rabbi S. Binyomin Ginsberg, who was stripped of his top-level Platinum Elite status in Northwest’s WorldPerks program because, the airline said, he complained too much and schemed to get bumped from flights in return for compensation.
Updated: December 04, 2013, - 07:34 AM
Among the sticking points in the farm bill talks, long stalled on crop subsidies and food stamps, are provisions protecting grasslands that naturalists say are being depleted at a rate not seen since the Dust Bowl days.
Updated: November 27, 2013, - 08:37 PM
An Obama administration plan to lower the target for biofuels in the nation’s gas supply is causing a rift with leading Minnesota lawmakers over a vital state industry.
Updated: November 25, 2013, - 10:41 AM