Corey Mitchell

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

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Accretive to comply with Franken's query, CEO says

Accretive Health CEO Mary Tolan has pledged to fully respond to questions that Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., posed last month about the company's debt-collection tactics and patient-privacy practices at Fairview hospitals.

Updated: May 10, 2012, - 11:00 PM

Bachmann backs away from Swiss citizenship

WASHINGTON - Rep. Michele Bachmann plans to renounce her Swiss citizenship just days after publicly acknowledging she has been a dual citizen of Switzerland for more than 30 years.

Updated: May 10, 2012, - 09:06 PM

A citizenship twist: GOP's Bachmann is now also Swiss

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann is now a citizen of Switzerland, a European country with a policy she's fervently campaigned against here in the United States -- universal health care.

Updated: May 09, 2012, - 08:07 PM

AG Swanson, Mayor Emanuel clash on Accretive

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson has rejected a request from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel that she back off her investigation of Accretive Health.

Updated: May 09, 2012, - 09:54 AM

Skirmishes over student loan rate offer fall preview

Rep. Kline tapped an issue that is echoing through Minnesota.

Updated: May 04, 2012, - 12:33 AM

Kline will vote to cap interest on student loans

Minnesota Republican reversed course after denouncing a plan that would add to the federal deficit.

Updated: April 25, 2012, - 10:05 PM

Rep. Kline fights Obama's bid to cap student loan interest

U.S. Rep. John Kline, who heads the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, says the country simply cannot afford to keep student loan interest low.

Updated: April 25, 2012, - 06:16 AM

Businessman Graves takes on Bachmann in Sixth

The entrepreneur is taking on the GOP lightning rod in the increasingly conservative district.

Updated: April 21, 2012, - 10:39 PM

Dollars are pouring into race for 8th District U.S. House seat

Democrats have lined up 3-deep in an attempt to defeat Chip Cravaack, who ousted 18-termer Jim Oberstar in 2010.

Updated: April 18, 2012, - 09:08 AM

Millions on hold in tribal case

If court upholds 2009 settlement over mismanaged Indian trust funds, $45 million would come into state.

Updated: April 12, 2012, - 10:21 PM

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