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DFL Politicians Call for Reform in Wake of Yanez Decision

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The verdict in the Philando Castile case has left many surprised, disappointed, and angry at the criminal justice system. Politicians and...

Shots Fired on Republican Lawmakers

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Shots were fired at Republican members of Congress as they practiced for a charity baseball game against congressional Democrats, Wednesday morning. According...

MN’s McCollum Says Fewer Abortions Will Lead to More Deaths

WASHINGTON - Last week, President Donald Trump reaffirmed his pro-life stance by expanding the existing Mexico City Policy protections. The Mexico City Policy protects U.S....

Is the Trump Wave Affecting MN Fundraising Campaigns?

MINNEAPOLIS -- It’s no secret that the 2016 presidential election had a major effect on local politics around the country. The so -called “Trump...

Tax March in Minnesota Seeks Transparency

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- On Saturday, thousands of Minnesotans will flood the Capitol for Tax March Minnesota. The organization does not seek to protest...

Democrats Forget All The Times They Have Met With Russian Ambassador

Sessions isn’t the only one to have met with Russian Ambassador Kislyak Washington, D.C. - Democrats were horrified after reports broke last week concerning two...

Franken Weighs In On Trump’s Wiretapping Claims

“I think this is just a distraction.” Franken Washington, D.C. - Over the weekend President Donald Trump sent out a series of tweets claiming former...

Carson Approved For HUD Despite Pushback From MN Congresswoman

McCollum urged the Senate to reject the nomination Washington, D.C. - Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson was confirmed Thursday to lead the U.S. Department of Housing...

McCollum Talks About the Affordable Care Act at Local Town Hall

ST. PAUL, Minn – Minnesota Congresswoman Betty McCollum (R-MN) held her fourth town hall this week during her congressional break. McCollum, whose district encompasses St....

MN Lawmakers Become Leaders of Resistance

ST. PAUL, MN -- Saturday’s March for Women saw approximately 100,000 men, women, and children take to the the streets of Minnesota’s Capitol to...