Skip Humphrey's job to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's new Office of Older Americans builds on a career in Minnesota of championing the rights of older Americans.
Updated: April 07, 2012, - 06:02 AM
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz says his weakened bill is good, not perfect.
Updated: March 22, 2012, - 11:28 PM
Major donors have favored all of his rivals, yet he won Minnesota easily. It's a sign of his direct appeal, backers say.
Updated: March 19, 2012, - 05:15 AM
A Maryland school district built its reputation on its hard sell to minority parents on the benefits of getting involved and an intense focus on data -- from test scores to suspension rates.
Updated: March 13, 2012, - 10:52 AM
The 2nd annual Hotdish Off held by the Minnesota congressional delegation held some surprises.
Updated: March 08, 2012, - 08:54 AM
In a proposed move some tribal leaders say would bring long-awaited closure, lawmakers are debating a $28 million payment to six Chippewa bands.
Updated: March 04, 2012, - 10:32 PM
WASHINGTON - A federal grand jury here is investigating a man for allegedly using Twitter to threaten U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann during her presidential campaign.
Updated: February 24, 2012, - 11:31 PM
The ethics measure, authored by U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, must now be reconciled with a Senate version.
Updated: February 09, 2012, - 11:28 PM
Rep. John Kline, R-Minn., still wants to see that no child is left behind in school. But times have changed for Kline and for the education reform movement that has listed hundreds of Minnesota schools as failing.
Updated: February 07, 2012, - 06:38 AM