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April 9, 2014
Senate approves $9.50 minimum wage
April 9, 2014 - 11:02pm
April 7, 2014
Senate votes to extend jobless benefits, faces divided House
April 7, 2014 - 11:20pm
March 20, 2014
Senate Tax Chairman Rod Skoe of Clearbrook, left, and Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk of Cook discuss the situation Thursday after Republicans refused to allow senators to debate a tax-cut bill. Photo by David Oakes, Senate Media Services
Senate GOP stops tax-cut bill
March 20, 2014 - 11:05pm
March 5, 2014
Dayton has big lead, Franken a slimmer one in poll of Minn. voters
March 5, 2014 - 10:00am
February 4, 2014
Senate passes long-overdue farm bill and sends to president
February 4, 2014 - 11:14pm
A "sun dog" atmospheric phenomenon appears Jan. 27 over a farm in southern Minnesota. Congress has finally passed a farm bill today and sent it to President Obama for his signature. Reuters file photo.
Senate approves farm bill, president expected to sign it
February 4, 2014 - 2:31pm
January 28, 2014
Photo: Minnesota Senate photographer's office
Former Sen. Charles Berg of Chokio dies
January 28, 2014 - 9:50pm
January 7, 2014
Renewal of jobless benefits clears Senate hurdle
January 7, 2014 - 11:49am
November 10, 2013
Raising minimum wage expected to be on legislative agenda
November 10, 2013 - 11:10pm
October 16, 2013
Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., walks to his office after arriving on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 in Washington. Reid and Republican Minority Leader Mitch McConnell stroke an agreement Wednesday that could pass both houses of Congress and reach President Barack Obama's desk before Thursday, when the U.S. Treasury says it will begin running out of cash. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
Senator: Deal to avoid default and open government
October 16, 2013 - 11:47am
October 9, 2013
In this May 9, 2006, file photo, former Sen. Rod Grams speaks with a reporter before a meeting with a group of citizens at Freddies Family Restaurant, in Mora, Minn. Grams, the former Twin Cities anchorman who went on to serve as a Republican U.S. senator from Minnesota, has died at age 65 on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. Grams had been diagnosed with cancer in April 2012. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File)
Former U.S. senator, anchorman Rod Grams dies
October 9, 2013 - 11:22am
September 30, 2013
Minn. Senate committee to vote today on Brodkorb settlement deal
September 30, 2013 - 8:00am
July 16, 2013
Senate steps back from brink in nominations fight
July 16, 2013 - 3:49pm
Sen. Reid says filibuster showdown may be averted
July 16, 2013 - 11:02am
Filibuster talks flag, Senate braces for showdown
July 16, 2013 - 7:15am