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

Self-funded campaigns for Congress often a gamble

Congressional candidates who bet their own cash on themselves lose much more often than they win.

Updated: July 31, 2014, - 08:31 PM

Minnesota 12-year-old to dine at White House with First Lady

Washington – Sophie Bollin of Maplewood is headed to the White House this week for lunch with First Lady Michelle...

Updated: July 16, 2014, - 09:36 PM

Congress seeks to hammer out fix to veterans’ health care

Walz warns against a rush to short-term solutions for troubled agency.

Updated: July 15, 2014, - 10:29 PM

Lawmakers seek to stop racial profiling

Leaders of the liberal and minority caucuses in Congress are pushing to make sure new federal guidelines ban the practice of racial profiling.

Updated: July 05, 2014, - 06:23 PM

Third District hopeful fights to raise cash — and her profile

Congressional challengers struggle as parties focus attention on promising races.

Updated: July 05, 2014, - 08:55 AM

Norwegians angry over U.S. envoy nominee

Opposition to George Tsunis as U.S. ambassador grows in Congress, too.

Updated: June 25, 2014, - 09:12 PM

Promise Neighborhood program faces questions

Two Twin Cities neighborhoods are making gains under the federal initiative, organizers say. But halfway through the initiative, the federal government has no plan to evaluate its effectiveness.

Updated: June 20, 2014, - 10:03 PM

U.S. House votes to name Cold Spring post office for slain cop

The bill must be approved by the Senate and signed by President Obama before the tribute is approved.

Updated: June 17, 2014, - 08:16 PM

Dayton, congressional delegation press feds for water-project money

Buoyed after a meeting with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, members of Minnesota’s congressional delegation and Gov. Mark Dayton are confident...

Updated: June 12, 2014, - 10:33 PM

Tea Party in Minnesota: 'A tsunami is coming'

Rep. Cantor’s loss buoys factions but means loss of big campaign bucks for Minnesota GOP.

Updated: June 11, 2014, - 09:58 PM

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