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

Mn. delegation bonds over hot dish contest

The 2nd annual Hotdish Off held by the Minnesota congressional delegation held some surprises.

Updated: March 08, 2012, - 08:54 AM

Decades after U.S. swindle, Chippewa may be repaid

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

Crude tweet mentioning Bachmann investigated

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

House OKs curb on insider trading

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

Support turns to opposition on No Child Left Behind reform

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

Minnesota native chosen as ambassador to Uganda

Career officer Scott DeLisi, of South St. Paul, currently is the U.S. envoy in Nepal.

Updated: January 24, 2012, - 10:03 PM

Protests spark a dark day on Web

WASHINGTON - Thousands of Internet sites went dark Wednesday in protest of a pair of federal anti-piracy bills that are creating sharp divisions within Congress.

Updated: January 18, 2012, - 11:43 PM

Cost vs. benefit steers debate over future of integration aid

With program expiring in 2013, state task force explores changes.

Updated: December 20, 2011, - 11:11 PM

Minneapolis school superintendent earns $12,184 bonus

Minneapolis school board awarded leader Bernadeia Johnson $12,184 after her first year.

Updated: December 20, 2011, - 11:01 PM

North Side coalition holds $28M promise for better future

A north Minneapolis coalition wins a Promise Neighborhoods grant to improve life for residents.

Updated: December 19, 2011, - 09:52 PM

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