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July 5, 2018
Former Environmental Protection Agency administrator, Scott Pruitt.
Minnesotans' reactions mixed on EPA chief departure
July 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
May 7, 2018
June 2016 mock-up of what a Real ID Minnesota driver's license could look like. The actual Real ID license would be developed once the state approves a plan. The 2016 Legislature did not agree on a plan. Courtesy image / Minnesota Department of Public Safety
Existing driver's licenses likely good for flights until 2020
May 7, 2018 - 6:16pm
February 2, 2018
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith delivers the weekly Democratic address, released on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018. She mostly responded to things President Donald Trump said in his State of the Union Speech a few days earlier. Photo taken from Senate Democdratic video
Newly sworn-in Minn. senator says Democrats willing to work 'in good faith' with Trump
February 2, 2018 - 1:15pm
November 20, 2017
Mille Lacs Band police cars sit outside the Minnesota Capitol Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, as band members and supporters gather before attending a rally inside in an attempt to get Mille Lacs County to renew a police cooperation agreement. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Mille Lacs Band rallies for police
November 20, 2017 - 6:41pm
November 10, 2017
The Minnesota AgriGrowth Council hosted Steve Censky Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, less than a month into his term as U.S. Department of Agriculture deputy secretary. He is a Jackson, Minn., native. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Deputy USDA secretary comes home, says farmers need NAFTA
November 10, 2017 - 2:54pm
October 6, 2017
Are red low-tax states like ND subsidizing blue high-tax states like MN through the tax code?
October 6, 2017 - 2:23pm
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 20, 2017
Minnesota Human Services Commissioner Emily Johnson Piper said on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, if federal officials cut their contributions to the MinnesotaCare insurance program that farmers and others in greater Minnesota will be hurt. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Feds want to give and take Minnesota health care money
September 20, 2017 - 2:02pm
September 19, 2017
Steve Censky, who in 2017 President Donald Trump nominated to be deputy U.S.Department of Agriculture secretary.
Minnesotan headed to USDA: Dealing with climate change a priority
September 19, 2017 - 2:50pm
July 21, 2017
More rural America scenes like this is a goal of rural congressmen. This is Minnesota 371 construction work in the summer of 2017 between Nisswa and East Twin Lake. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Rep. Peterson: Rural America's critical infrastructure needs include broadband, flood control
July 21, 2017 - 12:36pm
June 30, 2017
Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon
Minnesota, other states, reject administration request for voter lists
June 30, 2017 - 2:11pm
June 19, 2017
Minnesota officials tried to avoid another mining failure
June 19, 2017 - 6:31pm
May 24, 2017
Commentary: Federal power spins its ever-growing web
May 24, 2017 - 10:40pm
May 5, 2017
President Roger Johnson of the National Farmers Union speaks at southwest Minnesota's Farmfest in August 2016. After the U.S. House passed a health insurance overhaul bill Thursday, May 4, 2017, he said it would hurt farmers. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Rural America target of federal health care discussion
May 5, 2017 - 3:01pm
March 3, 2017
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, U.S., March 2, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Capitol Chatter: Franken question leads to Sessions' spotlight
March 3, 2017 - 6:00pm