But a White House veto threat looms for the bill, which would slash the federal government’s role in education.
Updated: July 19, 2013, - 10:44 PM
GOP succeeded in splitting off food stamp program from the bill.
Updated: July 12, 2013, - 12:20 AM
U.S. Rep. John Kline has banked $1.1 million to defend his south suburban congressional seat against national Democrats targeting him...
Updated: July 09, 2013, - 11:11 PM
But chances of brokering a bipartisan deal this year appear slim, insiders say.
Updated: July 04, 2013, - 09:29 PM
Nearly 200,000 Minnesota college students will see interest rates double on future federal loans after Congress and the White House failed to reach a compromise to keep the rates low before today’s deadline.
Updated: July 01, 2013, - 06:22 AM
Ahead of 2014 election, job marks are highest yet for the former comedian.
Updated: June 27, 2013, - 07:02 AM
Minnesota Poll: When assigning blame for the extra rigor the agency used in vetting conservative nonprofits, respondents divided along party...
Updated: June 17, 2013, - 05:39 AM
Across-the-board federal budget cuts are already unsettling the lives of Minnesotans, and more painful measures are coming this summer and fall.
Updated: June 16, 2013, - 10:06 PM
Surveillance needed, but too broad, some say.
Updated: June 08, 2013, - 06:47 PM