The Minneapolis Democrat said his trip stems from a desire to serve constituents and help the struggling nation.
Updated: February 20, 2013, - 10:24 AM
A teary-eyed Mary Jo Copeland was awarded the Presidential Citizens Medal, the nation's second-highest civilian honor, at the White House Friday. Copeland was recognized for her work providing food, shelter and clothing to people who come to Sharing and Caring Hands, a non-profit she runs near Target Field.
Updated: February 15, 2013, - 12:00 PM
Minnesota's Congressional delegation agreed with Obama's emphasis on infrastructure but had mixed reviews on other issues raised in the State...
Updated: February 13, 2013, - 06:12 PM
Minnesota congressman was designated "survivor" in case of catastrophe.
Updated: February 12, 2013, - 09:24 PM
Iowa manager for her presidential campaign said Bachmann told another staffer she knew an e-mail address list had been stolen.
Updated: February 11, 2013, - 11:20 PM
For Copeland, 70, the second-highest civilian honor is the second recognition by a U.S. president of her lifetime of charitable work.
Updated: February 09, 2013, - 12:19 AM
Minnesotans from both parties in Congress are leading a new fight to undo the measure that affects a large state industry.
Updated: February 07, 2013, - 07:13 AM
Dayton's message to Washington was clear: The state does not want to transfer nearly 100,000 MinnesotaCare patients to the less-affordable federal health insurance exchanges that begin next year.
Updated: February 05, 2013, - 08:55 PM
Wellstone law still awaits rules for expanded insurance coverage.
Updated: February 03, 2013, - 10:42 PM