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October 9, 2018
Area U.S. senators applaud decision for year-round E15 fuel
October 9, 2018 - 6:08pm
September 4, 2018
Brett Kavanaugh, U.S. Supreme Court associate justice nominee for President Donald Trump, walks through the U.S. Capitol in Washington on July 10, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Kavanaugh hearing: Trump's nominee will pledge to be 'a neutral and impartial arbiter'
September 4, 2018 - 9:43am
August 21, 2018
First farm bill conference meeting set for Sept. 5
August 21, 2018 - 5:14pm
August 20, 2018
Trump urges Senate to pass bill cracking down on fentanyl shipments
August 20, 2018 - 3:59pm
August 14, 2018
Former Senator Norm Coleman speaks in support of Mitt Romney before the presidential candidate appeared at a campaign stop in at Freightmasters in Eagan, Minn., on Wednesday, February 1, 2012. .(Pioneer Press: Ben Garvin)
Former Minnesota U.S. senator Coleman says he has advanced lung cancer
August 14, 2018 - 8:01pm
June 15, 2018
Joining President Donald Trump, left, on stage at the Adeavor Mandan Refinery were from left Sen. John Hoeven, Governor Doug Burgum, Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford, Rep. Kevin Cramer and Sen. Heidi Heitkamp. President Trump invited the officials to the stage during his welcoming remarks on last September. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Trump to hold Fargo campaign rally June 27
June 15, 2018 - 5:43pm
June 5, 2018
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is shown in the Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington on February 13, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Senate leader cancels most of August recess, forcing campaign schedule scramble
June 5, 2018 - 3:37pm
June 1, 2018
t060118 -- 60218.N.DNT.GOPConventionc1 -- State Rep. Jim Newberger won the U.S. senate endorsement at the Minnesota GOP State Convention at the DECC Friday. Newberger will take on DFL Sen. Amy Klobuchar in November.Tyler Schank / tschank@duluthnews.com
Minnesota GOP endorses Senate candidates Newberger, Housley
June 1, 2018 - 11:28pm
April 30, 2018
Richard Painter, professor and cable news commentator, announces on Monday, April 30, 2018, that he is running for U.S. Senate as a Democrat. He faces U.S. Sen. Tina Smith in the Aug. 14 primary election. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Ex-Bush aide, TV commentator Painter in Senate race
April 30, 2018 - 12:34pm
March 1, 2018
The Minnesota State Capitol
'Net neutrality' case pressed by Democrats in St. Paul, D.C.
March 1, 2018 - 8:39pm
January 17, 2018
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
January 17, 2018 - 9:16pm
January 16, 2018
Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Iowans, and one Missourian, during an Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Republicans during a July 24, 2011, Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. He spoke for about half an hour and answered questions for the same amount of time. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Tim Pawlenty: I won't run for Al Franken/Tina Smith U.S. Senate seat
January 16, 2018 - 3:49pm
January 9, 2018
Smith gets her wish, named to Senate Ag committee
January 9, 2018 - 7:03pm
Joe Arpaio speaks during a campaign event for Donald Trump, 2016 Republican presidential nominee, in Phoenix on Aug. 31, 2016. Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris.
Joe Arpaio, the fiery former sheriff from Arizona, will run for Senate
January 9, 2018 - 2:49pm
January 3, 2018
The story behind new Minn. US Sen. Smith's inaugural Bible
January 3, 2018 - 9:11pm
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