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Minnesota senator, running for president, says she would work to restore American leadership on world stage
Bill Guidera isn’t exactly a household name in Minnesota politics, but the corporate executive, GOP campaign donor and Orono resident nearly jumped into the Republican…
Sen. Susan Kent of Woodbury told Democratic colleagues she plans to run for minority leader against Bakk, a fixture at the Capitol.
Democrats are plotting a 2020 strategy that relies heavily on suburban voters moving away from the Republican Party of Trump.
Republican in rural Minnesota repurposes 2018 endorsement in 2020 primary race.
Candidate supports effort by field organizers, a trend in Democratic campaigns.
U.S. House cleared way for a Bloomington bid for 2027 World Expo, but it's mired in federal budget stalemate.
The Minnesota Democrat wants to spend $1 trillion over the next decade to assure "homes for all."
Sen. Amy Klobuchar waited until the final minutes of Wednesday night’s Democratic presidential debate to finally attack one of her rivals. The Minnesota senator’s jab…
Wednesday's Dem debate will give Amy Klobuchar chance to gain traction.
The Minnesota attorney general will be part of a delegation exploring the root causes of migration to Mexico, U.S.
Her 5-percent showing in a Quinnipiac University poll of Iowa is her best showing to date in the Hawkeye State.
Crowded Democratic field, Trump's vow to carry Minnesota all factor in.
Washington – Minnesota U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson was one of only two House Democrats to vote against an impeachment measure Thursday that split the…
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump will be the only choice on the ballot in Minnesota's Republican presidential primary, even though he's not the only…
Minnesota senator rides post-debate momentum, but hurdles lie ahead.
The frequent presidential target says she prioritizes her district's concerns.
She turned in her most aggressive performance to date with repeated jabs at a leading rival.
The senior Minnesota Republican lawmaker criticized Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and the impeachment process.
GOP plans to spend up to $30 million in bid to win first Minn. presidential race since19'72.
In his Target Center speech, Trump says he will win Minnesota in 2020, adding that the conduct of Rep. Ilhan Omar will be a factor. He bashed Democrats and their impeachment inquiry against him.
Vice President Mike Pence will join President Donald Trump at a rally in downtown Minneapolis on Thursday as the country's two top elected leaders put…
Compelled by her conviction that President Donald Trump must be impeached, Ariel Summers showed up last week at a congressional town hall meeting in Stillwater.…
He's one of few House Dems to balk at inquiry.
So far, the impeachment process seems only to be deepening the partisan divide.
Senators join all Democrats in the Minnesota congressional delegation, save Collin Peterson.
Flynn, who served as archbishop in the Twin Cities from 1995 to 2008, led a 2002 task force of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops that looked into the clergy sexual abuse crisis that had been sweeping through Catholic churches across the country.
He retweeted false claim that she "partied" on the anniversary of 9/11.
Her signature moments came when she offered a message of Democratic unity.
Debate offers opportunity to give campaign a spark.
Minnesota's 10-member congressional delegation splits predictably along party lines over guns, with Rep. Collin Peterson the notable exception.
Tim Mynett, a Democratic fundraising consultant who works with Omar, also disputed allegations that his business benefited from a personal relationship with the Minneasota Democrat.
Rep. Ilhan Omar invites members of Congressional Black Caucus to highlight disparities facing the black community.
It's the latest in a long string of controversies facing the former one-term state legislator who catapulted to the national political spotlight.
The state and its first-in-the-nation presidential caucuses offer high stakes to a candidate banking on her appeal in the Midwest.
On Friday, Tlaib said she won't visit her relatives in the West Bank after Israel reversed itself earlier in the day by issuing a permit on humanitarian grounds.
The initiative is intended to help bridge America's urban-rural divide, the senator said.
At least one Israeli group has petitioned the government to block her visit, according to local reports.
U.S. Reps. Dean Phillips and Pete Stauber described wretched conditions there after visits.
Still polling in the low single digits, the Minnesota senator needed more than ever to make the kind of big impression that produces momentum.
But critics say she sticks to bills that are narrowly focused, not controversial.
The House Republican from southern Minnesota has emerged as a top target for Democrats in 2020, but he isn't shying away from conservative stances.
Civil rights leader says the president's attacks on the Minnesota Democrat are putting her at risk.
The House voted 240-187 to pass a resolution condemning as racist President Trump's tweets and comments aimed at Rep. Ilhan Omar as well as three other congresswomen of color.
Trump on Monday renewed his assault on Omar during a formal presentation before dozens of business owners gathered on the South Lawn to celebrate American entrepreneurship.
The Minnesota Democrat still has to hit the 130,000 unique donors needed to make the September debate.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar has taken out a slew of Facebook ads pleading for small-dollar contributions to reach a threshold to qualify for the critical third round of debates in September.
The Democratic presidential candidate says Secretary Alexander Acosta should step down over handling of Florida case against financier Jeffrey Epstein
A spokeswoman said he filed for an extension in April and that filling out his form takes longer "given the complexity of Dean's finances."
The job as chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee has thrust the Delano Republican into the brawling heart of national politics.
She won positive but not effusive reviews from pundits for her Miami performance amid a packed field.
State AG chose the Vermont senator over fellow Minnesotan Amy Klobuchar.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar had as much to gain in the first Democratic presidential debate as any candidate in the crowded field. Competing with nine other…
Critics, including Amy Klobuchar, call the plan unrealistic, unaffordable.
The wealthy Minnesota native has plunged into politics for the first time with a proposal for a new kind of work visa intended to greatly increase legal immigration into the country.
Legislation would prohibit schools from publicly identifying students with unpaid lunch debts.
Lengthy proposal from Minnesota Democrat would overturn most of President Donald Trump's orders, policies.
Activists are pressing to move forward, but Angie Craig, Dean Phillips are undecided.
Questions about Omar's complicated marriage and immigration history resurfaced Thursday when a state campaign finance board revealed that she and Ahmed Hirsi filed joint tax returns in 2014 and 2015 — a period when she was legally married to another man.
The repayment amount represents what the board determined is the campaign funds used in 2016 and 2017 for purposes not permitted by state law.
One is all in on the Trump agenda, while the other has made bipartisan moves.
The daughter of U.S. Sen. John McCain has asked U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar to stop talking about her late father on the presidential campaign trail.The…
From her seat on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, and with a growing international reputation, the former refugee is wading into debates over various global hot spots and controversies.
Klobuchar has not yet released her own comprehensive immigration proposal as a presidential candidate.
Reps. Hagedorn, Emmer, Stauber all say China needs to be reined in.
Senator pushing legislation to get mental health services in schools.
The Minnesota Democrat pitched her presidential campaign message on a station whose viewers are not necessarily inclined to support Democrats.
Kelly Holstine, Minnesota's 2018 teacher of the year, is one of just two teachers to skip an Oval Office meeting over objections to President Trump's policies, words.
A quarter of a century later, fighting to break through in the Democratic presidential contest, Amy Klobuchar has made her father's battle with drinking a central part of the story she's telling voters around the country.
In a subsequent interview Klobuchar stopped short of saying she thinks Trump committed a crime.
Freshman Democrat Ilhan Omar is alone in pressing now for articles of impeachment against President Trump.
While embattled Minnesota U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar fends off attacks from President Donald Trump, two fellow Democrats, including a fellow House freshman, have declined political…
Klobuchar is the latest Democrat to agree to a televised sit-down with a network disdained by many Democrats.
Trump recited a number of GOP selling points for the tax cuts, which Democrats opposed for conferring most of its benefits on the wealthy and large corporations.
Burnsville visit is seen as an opening gambit in fiercely contested bid for the state in 2020.