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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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

Disquiet builds nationwide over police flash-bang use

Injury of Minneapolis woman during raid is one in string of mishaps with controversial grenades.

Updated: December 13, 2011, - 09:48 AM

Abbott tests new approach for end-of-life care

The hospital will use a Minnesota foundation's grant to test a team approach for treating people approaching death.

Updated: December 12, 2011, - 12:22 AM

Minneapolis schools cut back tax levy increase

Minneapolis public schools leaders are proposing a 1 percent tax levy increase for 2012, much less than the nearly 10 percent hike that appeared on resident's truth-in-taxation notices this fall.

Updated: December 10, 2011, - 09:27 PM

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