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December 24, 2018
 The Capitol building in Washington, Nov. 7, 2018.   (Sarah Silbiger/The New York Times)
Shutdown enters third day with no urgency to reopen government
December 24, 2018 - 8:37am
December 20, 2018
Dustin Rigsby holds the electronic debit card he uses to buy food, his benefits from what is officially called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, in his living room in Dyersburg, Tenn.  (Luke Sharrett/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump administration aims to toughen work requirements for food stamps recipients
December 20, 2018 - 9:41am
December 10, 2018
Pete Stauber
Stauber’s first act: clear path for PolyMet
December 10, 2018 - 6:32pm
December 4, 2018
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Commentary: Food stamps put poor kids on path to success
December 4, 2018 - 12:38pm
December 3, 2018
 The Capitol building in Washington, Nov. 7, 2018.   (Sarah Silbiger/The New York Times)
Congress agrees to put off government shutdown deadline to Dec. 21
December 3, 2018 - 4:05pm
November 29, 2018
Michael Cohen, onetime lawyer for President Trump, at federal court in New York on May 30, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Peter Foley.
Cohen, Trump's former lawyer, pleads guilty to lying to Congress about Moscow project
November 29, 2018 - 5:22pm
November 11, 2018
Pete Stauber
8th District red for now — or forever? Redrawn districts in 2022 could upend trend
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
November 7, 2018
Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson of Minnesota's 7th Congressional District won re-election Tuesday. He will again be chairman of the House Ag Committee when Democrats take control in January. Tribune file photo
7th District win puts Peterson in ag chairman post
November 7, 2018 - 5:12pm
Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson of Minnesota's 7th Congressional District. Forum News Service file photo
Collin Peterson wins 15th term in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District
November 7, 2018 - 10:25am
November 6, 2018
Pete Stauber, Republican candidate for District 8 U.S. House of Representatives.
Stauber turns Minnesota 8th District to Republicans
November 6, 2018 - 11:57pm
November 4, 2018
Henry Korpela of Mountain Iron is a dedicated volunteer for the Pete Stauber campaign. "I would do anything for Pete," said Korpela during a recent visit to Stauber's Hermantown campaign headquarters. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Campaign volunteers, an appreciation: Grassroots efforts key to upcoming election
November 4, 2018 - 6:05am
October 19, 2018
Second time around for 7th District candidates Hughes and Peterson
October 19, 2018 - 11:54pm
October 17, 2018
Senator Claire McCaskill, a Democrat from Missouri, arrives on Capitol Hill on Oct. 5. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Aaron P. Bernstein
Democratic candidates for Congress have raised a record-shattering $1 billion this election
October 17, 2018 - 7:57pm
October 15, 2018
Pete Stauber, Republican candidate for U.S. House
Radinovich outpaces Stauber in hotly contested northern Minnesota congressional race
October 15, 2018 - 9:44pm
October 14, 2018
Paddlers on Rose Lake in the BWCAW. Congress gave final approval to creating the federal wilderness Oct. 15, 1978. File / Forum News Service
BWCAW turns 40: Boundary Waters Act of 1978 was far from a sure thing
October 14, 2018 - 6:05am