Corey Mitchell

Reporter | Washington Bureau
Phone: Washington: 202-383-6121 Minneapolis: 612-673-4491
Corey Mitchell covers Minnesota-related issues in Congress.

Recent content from Corey Mitchell

Cash pours into state campaigns from afar

Candidates increasingly find money outside of Minnesota.

Updated: July 17, 2012, - 11:16 AM

Will new federal funding fail Minnesota's bridges?

As the fifth anniversary of the 35W bridge collapse nears, the latest federal highway bill has lawmakers and advocates debating the funding commitment needed to shore up Minnesota's aging transportation infrastructure.

Updated: July 04, 2012, - 09:05 PM

GOP switches to court of public opinion

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court decision upholding the 2010 health care law provided a huge political boost for President Obama, but it also serves up a fresh new campaign issue for races in Minnesota and across the nation.

Updated: June 28, 2012, - 08:47 PM

High court ruling throws state campaign law into doubt

Rejection of corporate donation ban may affect disclosure rules.

Updated: June 25, 2012, - 11:58 PM

Congress urged to ease rules that hurt wire transfer firms

Manager of Somali-owned company said his industry is at a "dead end" in Minnesota unless lawmakers act.

Updated: June 21, 2012, - 08:38 PM

Graves' wealth is between $22M, $111M

Rep. Bachmann seeks to use financial disclosure against her challenger.

Updated: June 20, 2012, - 09:24 PM

House agrees to pay Minnesota tribes $28 million

$28 million will be paid to bands for land and timber.

Updated: June 18, 2012, - 09:27 PM

Hubert Humphrey III has his eye on senior scammers

Former state Sen.r and Attorney General of Minnesota HubertHumphrey III is now the nation’s chief consumer advocate for senior citizens.

Updated: June 14, 2012, - 07:55 PM

Hot Dish Politics: Minorities weighing Minnesota ballot issues

A trip to Washington D.C. last month by several Minnesota faith leaders could foreshadow where the state's minority communities will lean on two controversial ballot issues come November.

Updated: June 09, 2012, - 07:41 PM

Business trip: Obama to visit Twin Cities next week

Stop includes a Friday speech at Honeywell and a fundraiser at the Bachelor Farmer restaurant.

Updated: May 25, 2012, - 08:45 PM

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