Legislators getting behind effort to increase state's base wage.
Updated: February 14, 2013, - 12:36 PM
Fresh off a $16 million congressional race, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan received a not-so-subtle reminder that he is expected to maintain the frenzied fundraising pace that helped him win his northern Minnesota seat.
Updated: February 11, 2013, - 05:40 AM
Wellstone law still awaits rules for expanded insurance coverage.
Updated: February 03, 2013, - 10:42 PM
The same day President Obama appointed Stillwater native Denis McDonough as his chief of staff, Crystal native Semonti Stephens left her job as deputy communications director for Michelle Obama.
Updated: February 02, 2013, - 06:51 PM
Stillwater native won high praise from the president as he took on "this very difficult job."
Updated: January 26, 2013, - 08:18 AM
Stillwater High School graduate Denis McDonough's likely rise to chief of staff is no surprise to friends.
Updated: January 17, 2013, - 11:12 PM
Former Minnesota Reps. Bill Frenzel and Tim Penny have ties to a deep-pocketed, powerful new group.
Updated: December 19, 2012, - 08:23 AM
The moderate Democrat has few compatriots in Congress.
Updated: December 08, 2012, - 10:04 PM
Rick Nolan is a 68-year-old freshman, posing for photos, making wrong turns in the halls and hugging old friends in the cafeteria.
Updated: November 17, 2012, - 10:16 PM