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January 24, 2018
Johanna Clyborne answers media questions just after Gov. Mark Dayton announced on Wednesday, Jan. 24, that she would become the state's information technology commissioner. Don Davis / Forum News Service
General to take command of troubled Minnesota IT agency, focus on fixing MNLARS
January 24, 2018 - 6:04pm
Vehicles travel on Interstate 395 (I-305) next to a building construction site in Washington, D.C., on July 29, 2015.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Koch network asks Trump not to raise gas tax for roads
January 24, 2018 - 11:52am
An employee bags groceries for a customer at a checkout counter inside a Kroger in Louisville, Kentucky, on June 14, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett.
Trump administration's farm-bill outline emphasizes work as a food-stamp goal
January 24, 2018 - 7:18am
January 23, 2018
Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., is set to become the first senator to give birth while in office.   Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Tammy Duckworth set to become first U.S. Senator to give birth while in office
January 23, 2018 - 5:03pm
Hawaii governor didn't correct false missile alert sooner because he didn't know his Twitter password
January 23, 2018 - 10:11am
January 22, 2018
People crowd the rotunda of the State Capitol in St. Paul during a Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life rally on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, the 45th anniversary of the Jan. 22, 1973 Roe V. Wade decision from the U.S. Supreme Court regarding abortion. (John Autey / Pioneer Press)
Ultrasounds are focus of Minn. anti-abortion rally on 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade
January 22, 2018 - 9:32pm
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks back to his office after the Senate voted to reopen government. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Shutdown ends after Democrats agree to trust that McConnell will allow 'dreamer' vote
January 22, 2018 - 8:18pm
For dreamers, budget vote a nightmare
January 22, 2018 - 5:25pm
Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York at the Capitol on Jan. 22, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Senate breaks budget impasse, paving way for government to reopen
January 22, 2018 - 1:35pm
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
January 22, 2018 - 10:25am
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks to members of the media while walking through the Capitol on Sunday. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Senate adjourns without deal to end government shutdown; vote postponed until noon Monday
January 22, 2018 - 7:54am
Rick Rayburn of Rutledge, Minn. points to the paperwork he was given when signing up for MNSure health insurance. After signing up for the insurance Rick and his wife Rose were placed on medical assistance. Once on MA, without notification from the State of Minnesota, liens were placed on their property to recover the costs of the insurance. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
January 22, 2018 - 6:00am
January 20, 2018
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D.
ND senator one of few Democrats to vote for short-term funding bill; Klobuchar said Senate working on agreement
January 20, 2018 - 12:35pm
Tribune File Photo
Review suggests intersections safety fixes on Hwy. 23 near New London
January 20, 2018 - 6:19am
January 19, 2018
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) heads to the Senate floor after a meeting with fellow Democrats on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 19, 2018. Senate Democrats on Friday night blocked passage of a month-long stopgap spending bill to keep the government funded, leaving only a few hours to find a path forward before much of the government was set to shut down after midnight. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Funding for government lapses as short-term spending bill stalls in the Senate
January 19, 2018 - 10:06pm
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