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Clinton camp bracing for personal attack by Trump at the next debate

Hillary Clinton spoke Friday during a campaign stop in Coral Springs, Fla. She led in a poll of likely voters in the state after Monday’s debate.

Trump's debate prep sessions included discussions about using the attack as a response if Hillary Clinton discussed the Republican nominee's treatment of women over the years

Bernie Sanders to campaign for Hillary Clinton in Minnesota

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. acknowledge the audience at a campaign stop at the University Of New Hampshire in Durham, N.H., Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016.

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders will visit Minnesota next week to campaign for Democratic nominee.

Clinton shows empathy for young voters in hacked recording

In a leaked recording from a February fundraiser, Hillary Clinton expressed empathy for young voters who sided with her then-primary opponent, Bernie Sanders.

Millennials lean left but may be less motivated to vote

Minnesota's Second District race is among the most-watched in the country

DFL is hoping to flip seat held by retiring Rep. John Kline.

GOP asks Ky. candidate to drop out after offensive posts

The Republican Party of Kentucky has asked a state House candidate to drop out of the race after he posted several photos on Facebook depicting President Barack Obama and the first lady as monkeys.

Effort to recognize World War II spies hung up in Congress

Spies don't work for fame or acclaim. But after 75 years, the men and women who served behind the enemy lines in Nazi Germany and the Pacific theater during World War II wouldn't mind some recognition.


Bernie Sanders to campaign for Hillary Clinton in Minnesota
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Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders will visit Minnesota next week to campaign for Democratic nominee.

Reps. Kline, McCollum, Ellison vote against veto override on 9/11 bill
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Reps. Kline, McCollum, Ellison vote against veto override on 9/11 bill


Previewing Tuesday's vice-presidential debate

Psst, there is another debate on Tuesday. No, not between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. They do not suit back up in their gladiatorial armor…


Now it's the running mates' turn

When the vice-presidential nominees debate Tuesday, they’ll be asked to explain their stances on issues where they disagree with each other — and with running…


Fall agenda for shorthanded Supreme Court is lengthy

Still waiting for successor to the late Antonin Scalia.


Responsible budget committee fears presidential campaigns are ignoring national debt

The fiscal committee, led by Minnesotans, says it is off the voters' minds, too.


Minn. home care workers demand action on staff shortages, wages

Two years after a contentious battle to form a union, they are starting contract negotiations.


Gov. Dayton expected to attend fundraiser for vandalized Shakopee daycare

Police say they have "a strong lead" in their investigation of burglary, theft and damage at Al Huda Child Daycare Center.


New rule restores Minnesotans' right to sue nursing homes, attorney general says

A federal rule bans mandatory arbitration clauses in contracts.


Lawmakers ask Wells Fargo CEO: 'Why shouldn't you be in jail?'

Wells Fargo has turned into a "school for scoundrels," Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, D-N.Y., told CEO John Stumpf as he faced a House committee Thursday.


Holton comes to Minnesota to campaign for Clinton, Kaine

The wife of the Democratic vice-presidential candidate focused on young voters in her St. Paul appearance.


Trump wanted less-attractive women fired, employees said in court records

It showed the extent to which he prized women's looks over skills.