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Mick Mulvaney listens during a Senate Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., on April 12, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Toya Sarno Jordan
The Daily 202: Mick Mulvaney's confession highlights the corrosive influence of money in politics
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First lady Barbara Bush watches as President George H. W. Bush is congratulated by Supreme Court Chief Justice William Rehnquist after being sworn in as the 41st president of the United States, in Washington, Jan. 20, 1989.  (Jose R. Lopez/Copyright The New York Times)
'I thought I was done': George H.W. Bush faced death at 20 during WWII
4 hours 57 min ago
April 24, 2018
President Donald Trump at Bethesda-by-the-Sea Church to attend Easter Sunday service, in Palm Beach, Fla., April 1, 2018. Trump, blaming Democrats and the Mexican government for an increasingly “dangerous” flow of illegal immigrants, unleashed a series of fiery tweets on Sunday in which he vowed “NO MORE DACA DEAL” and threatened to walk away from the North American Free Trade Agreement. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
12 hours 13 min ago
Jennifer Carnahan, elected to her role as chairperson of the Minnesota Republican Party in 2016, said she shares a similar rise as GOP candidate Pete Stauber -- a virtually unknown political outsider, suddenly thrust into the spotlight. Submitted photo / Minnesota Republican Party
Minnesota GOP sees land of opportunity in 8th District
13 hours 19 min ago
One of the founders of the Minnesota Republican Farmer Labor Caucus, Rep. Tim Miller of Prinsburg, talks in the House Tuesday, April 24, 2018. The Democratic Farmer Labor Party wants the group to change its name. Don Davis / Forum News Service
DFL demands GOP farm group change name, logo
15 hours 32 min ago
Ronny Jackson, seen here in January, is meeting with lawmakers ahead of his confirmation hearing next week. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump suggests nominee for VA post drop out because of 'ugly' process
16 hours 57 min ago
Minnesota House Tax Chairman Greg Davids talks about a tax bill his committee debated Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
17 hours 3 min ago
Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivers remarks on national security and immigration priorities in Norfolk, Virginia, on Jan. 26, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Sessions declines to recuse himself from probe into Trump lawyer
21 hours 8 min ago
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) during deliberations over tax legislation on Capitol Hill in Washington, Nov. 30, 2017. Senate Republican leaders now plan to vote on their tax legislation on Friday; they still do not have firm commitments from enough senators to ensure the bill will pass. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Sen. McCain discharged from hospital, returns to home near Sedona, Ariz.
22 hours 22 min ago
Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie holds the Lombardy Trophy after Super Bowl LII between the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Feb. 4, 2018. The Eagles won 41-33. (Ben Solomon/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Eagles owner's anti-Trump comments surface as team discusses White House visit
22 hours 37 min ago
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt during an interview in his office at the EPA headquarters in Washington on Oct. 25, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Pruitt unveils controversial 'transparency' rule Tuesday limiting what research EPA can use
April 24, 2018 - 9:22am
City Council evaluates work, goals of city manager
April 24, 2018 - 8:35am
April 23, 2018
Proposed sexual harassment policy in Minnesota Legislature would cover everyone, all the time
April 23, 2018 - 9:23pm
Mike Pompeo, director of the Central Intelligence Agency and U.S. secretary of state nominee for President Donald Trump, sits during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirmation hearing in Washington, D.C., on April 12, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Pompeo likely to fail committee vote, but is all but assured Senate confirmation
April 23, 2018 - 5:25pm
The golden Quadriga stands atop the Minnesota Capitol as legislators move toward a May 21, 2018, end of their session. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Legislative roundup: MN House votes to dump wild rice water rules
April 23, 2018 - 4:29pm