Minnesotans from two groups were honored at the White House for their efforts.
Updated: April 11, 2012, - 11:23 PM
Behind on bills and under investigation, it didn't pay for its St. Paul HQ. "We continue to be in a precarious ... position," a memo noted.
Updated: April 09, 2012, - 08:40 PM
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