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Election 2020

Calls for armed guards, 'Army for Trump' volunteers cause alarm

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Amid preparations complicated by the pandemic, state and federal officials are monitoring new reports of private security contractors advertising jobs that would — illegally — dispatch armed guards at Minnesota polling places.
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US officials call out Iran, Russia for election interference

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President Donald Trump greets supporters at the White House in Washington, DC, on October 10, 2020.
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Emmer: GOP's chances in U.S. House depend on Trump

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Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz signs $1.9 billion public works bill

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Cheryl Odegaard, a medical assistant at St. Luke’s Respiratory Clinic, prepared to administer a COVID-19 test to a patient in their drive-through te
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Cheryl Odegaard, a medical assistant at St. Luke’s Respiratory Clinic, prepared to administer a COVID-19 test to a patient in September.

Minnesota health officials link rise in COVID deaths, accelerating spread of cases

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Minnesota Health Commissioner Jan Malcolm noted that the pandemic has entered a new phase, moving beyond urban areas into rural parts of the state.
Judge Amy Coney Barrett during the third day of her Senate confirmation hearing to the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 14, 2020.
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Democrats to boycott Barrett vote, Senate GOP pushes ahead

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