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December 11, 2018
Minnesota Capitol
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
7 hours 6 min ago
Will Schroeer, center, speaks in support of a set of proposals aimed at boosting funding for public transit across Minnesota. A coalition called Keep Minnesota Moving announced its goals Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 at the Capitol. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Transit coalition push includes $120 million ask for Greater Minnesota
10 hours 6 min ago
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
10 hours 29 min ago
State Rep. Steve Drazkowski of Mazeppa tells reporters Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, that he might support online voter registration, but will not know unless the Legislature examines the topic. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota lawmakers seeking 'refuge' forge new Republican caucus
10 hours 41 min ago
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks with members of the media with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., at the White House on Tuesday.  Bloomberg photo by Yuri Gripas
Democrats finally went after Trump, face to face
12 hours 31 min ago
The White House. Forum News Service file photo
Tribal energy bill approved by House, awaits president's signature
12 hours 37 min ago
The White House. Forum News Service file photo
Trump administration moves to slash federal protection for waterways
14 hours 9 min ago
President Donald Trump debates with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., left, and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., right, as Vice President Mike Pence listens during a meeting in the Oval Office of White House on Dec. 11, 2018 in Washington, D.C. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
GOP senators lament, and Pelosi celebrates after testy Oval Office fight over border wall
15 hours 46 min ago
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is shown in the Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington on February 13, 2018. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
McConnell to bring up criminal-justice bill for a Senate vote
17 hours 45 min ago
December 10, 2018
Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., speaks to members of the media on Capitol Hill on Friday. Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
Trump scrambles to find chief of staff after top candidate turns him down
December 10, 2018 - 9:27pm
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 7, 2018. Bloomberg photo byYuri Gripas
Pelosi, Schumer to meet with Trump, offer $1.3 billion for border as shutdown looms
December 10, 2018 - 8:30pm
If Trump weren't president, he'd be in 'serious jeopardy of being charged,' Comey says
December 10, 2018 - 5:11pm
Former U.S. representative and Secretary of Agriculture Bob Bergland, photographed near Roseau, Minn., in 2003, died Sunday at age 90. Photo by Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Minnesota legislator, ag leader Bob Bergland dies
December 10, 2018 - 4:54pm
President Donald Trump speaks during a conference with state and local military veterans leaders at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, Nov. 15, 2018. (Al Drago/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Trump administration presses court to allow military to restrict transgender troops
December 10, 2018 - 3:42pm
Beto O'Rouke and wife Amy Hoover Sanders broadcast to Facebook live as they cooked dinner in El Paso, Texas, on Nov. 26, 2018. Photo courtesy of the Beto O'Rourke Campaign
A new media landscape awaits 2020 hopefuls
December 10, 2018 - 12:41pm
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