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September 22, 2017
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) boards an elevator on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Sept. 18, 2017. McCain on Sept. 22 announced he would oppose the latest Republican proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act, leaving GOP leaders with little hope of succeeding in their last-ditch attempt to dismantle the health law. (Tom Brenner/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
McCain says he will vote 'no' for GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort
September 22, 2017 - 1:32pm
September 20, 2017
Sen. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana listens a news conference about the health-care plan he and three other Republican senators are pushing to upend major elements of the Affordable Care Act. MUST CREDIT: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg.
Graham-Cassidy bill would cut funding to 34 states, report shows
September 20, 2017 - 9:50pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton
Mediation to begin today over veto by Gov. Dayton
September 20, 2017 - 8:22pm
Paul Manafort, Donald Trump's former campaign manager, in New York, May 4, 2016. (Damon Winter/ The New York Times)
Manafort offered to give Russian billionaire 'private briefings' on 2016 campaign
September 20, 2017 - 4:37pm
September 19, 2017
Willmar lawmaker sends letter to Trump requesting emergency status for opioid epidemic
September 19, 2017 - 6:32am
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, DFL-Minn.
GOP puts early target on Nolan with ad buys
September 19, 2017 - 5:24am
September 18, 2017
Paul Manafort, Donald Trump's campaign manager, before the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, July 17, 2016. Manafort met with Senate Intelligence Committee investigators on July 25, 2017, to discuss the June 2016 meeting between a Russian lawyer and Trump’s inner circle that was set up to receive damaging information about Hillary Clinton, according to a person familiar with the discussion.(Eric Thayer/ The New York Times)
Trump campaign adviser was wiretapped under secret court orders, according to CNN report
September 18, 2017 - 7:52pm
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), center, shakes hands with Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-N.J.), chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, during a news conference about funding bills, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 14, 2017. (Al Drago/The New York Times)
Senate passes $700 billion defense bill leaving several controversial policies unresolved
September 18, 2017 - 7:47pm
U.S. bombers combine with South Korean and Japanese aircraft in a show of force over the Korean Peninsula on Sept. 17.  Staff Sgt. Steven Schneider, Defense Department.
U.S. jets drop live bombs in a new, massive show of force aimed at North Korea
September 18, 2017 - 12:26pm
September 17, 2017
Feds still considering Minnesota proposal to lower insurance rates as time running out
September 17, 2017 - 7:13pm
Democrat Matt Pelikan to run for Minnesota attorney general
September 17, 2017 - 7:11pm
September 16, 2017
Hundreds of environmentalists arrange their bodies to form a message of hope and peace in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France, Dec. 6, 2015, during the World Climate Change Conference 2015. Benoit Tessier / Reuters File Photo
U.S. attends meeting on Paris climate accord, still plans to withdraw
September 16, 2017 - 8:10pm
September 14, 2017
From left: Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) during a news conference on the Child Care for Working Families Act, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 14, 2017. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
'He likes us': Schumer, on hot mic, touts Trump's affection for him and Pelosi
September 14, 2017 - 4:44pm
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) speaks about funding bills during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 14, 2017. (Al Drago/The New York Times)
Paul Ryan dismisses potential DACA deal between Pres. Trump and Democrats
September 14, 2017 - 12:54pm
September 13, 2017
President Donald Trump speaks during a bipartisan meeting with lawmakers regarding tax policy, at the White House in Washington, Sept. 13, 2017. The Trump administration and Republican leaders of Congress will jointly release a detailed framework of their plan to overhaul the tax code during the week of Sept. 25. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
Top Democrats announce deal with Trump to fix DACA, exclude building of controversial border wall
September 13, 2017 - 9:39pm