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November 16, 2017
Undated courtesy photo, circa Feb. 2015, of Ken Martin, who was re-elected in Feb. 2015 to a third two-year term as chairman of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party.
Minnesotan leaders tough on Franken incident
November 16, 2017 - 6:54pm
Elected Minnesota officials surround U.S. Sen. Al Franken on Oct. 29, 2014, as Democrats launch a pre-election tour. On Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, many women political leaders criticized Franken for reports that he treated a female entertainer inapprorpiately. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Franken no stranger to upsetting women
November 16, 2017 - 3:55pm
November 15, 2017
No action by Congress or ATF on the device used in Las Vegas shooting
November 15, 2017 - 10:45am
November 12, 2017
Andrew Harrer /Bloomberg

Tax code books sit on a table as the House Ways and Means Committee begins markup of the GOP tax bill on Nov. 6.
House won't accept repeal of local tax break, Brady says
November 12, 2017 - 10:41pm
November 11, 2017
Paula Overby
Transgender candidate announces U.S. Senate campaign in Minn., seeking Green Party endorsement
November 11, 2017 - 1:48am
October 16, 2017
President Donald Trump speaks on tax reform in Harrisburg, Pa., on Oct. 11, 2017. Trump took his campaign for tax cuts to another key battleground state on Wednesday in search of elusive Democratic votes as he argued that his plan would benefit middle-class Americans, like truck drivers, more than it would help his fellow business tycoons. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
The average American family will get $4,000 from tax cuts, Trump team says
October 16, 2017 - 8:25am
October 2, 2017
File photo of Sen. Carla Nelson, R-Rochester. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Rochester senator in U.S. House race
October 2, 2017 - 5:23pm
September 28, 2017
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, left, with President Donald Trump during a meeting at the White House in Washington, March 7, 2017. Scalise has played for years in the annual charity congressional baseball game. He was shot in the hip during a practice for the game on June 14. Doug Mills/The New York Times. Copyright of the New York Times.
'I'm back': Rep. Steve Scalise returns to Congress, 15 weeks after shooting
September 28, 2017 - 10:20am
September 24, 2017
FILE PHOTO: Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., July 28, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
GOP health bill in major peril as resistance hardens among key senators
September 24, 2017 - 9:52pm
September 19, 2017
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, DFL-Minn.
GOP puts early target on Nolan with ad buys
September 19, 2017 - 5:24am
September 9, 2017
Brock Long, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, speaks during a briefing on relief efforts following Hurricane Harvey, at a fire station in Corpus Christi, Texas, Aug. 29, 2017. FEMA is burning through money as it continues its recovery efforts in storm-battered Texas and ramps up assistance for the anticipated damage from Hurricane Irma, which expected to hit South Florida. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
House votes to send $15.3B Harvey aid package to Trump; funds government through Dec. 8
September 9, 2017 - 8:33am
September 6, 2017
Cal Thomas: On taxes and immigration: look to Hungary
September 6, 2017 - 9:55pm
September 5, 2017
Congress returns to a brutal Sept. schedule: Harvey relief, debt ceiling and much more
September 5, 2017 - 7:15am
August 4, 2017
U.S. Reps. Tim Walz, left, and Collin Peterson of Minnesota talk Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, during a U.S. House Agriculture Committee listeniing session at Farmfest. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Lights, cameras, silence (from politicians)
August 4, 2017 - 4:03pm
August 3, 2017
U.S. Rep, Collin Peterson of Minnesota talks to a Farmfest visitor before a U.S. House Agriculture Committee listening session Thursday, Aug. 3. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota gives ideas for farm bill
August 3, 2017 - 10:32pm