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Perennial campaign issues like the economy, health care and immigration have long driven voters to the polls. But, in the face of growing international concern about the planet's future, climate change and the environment are emerging as key concerns.
The freshman Democrat's first-quarter fundraising outpaced many fellow members of Minnesota's congressional delegation.
Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar has seen a spike in death threats since a tweet by President Donald Trump suggesting that she minimized the significance…
While the industry opposes state regulations, supporters argue that failing to act will have long-term consequences for the state's economy and workforce.
Gov. Tim Walz signed a bill Friday to close a hole in state law that local prosecutors say prevented them from charging a light-rail train…
The Minnesota House passed a measure Friday 74-52 that would give all immigrants the ability to get driver's licenses, even if they are in the country illegally.
Participation among voters 29 and younger rose across the country.
Omar was not at the gathering outside the Urban League office, and a spokesman said her office was not affiliated with the event.
The change was sparked by a 2017 crash in St. Paul that killed a 29-year-old man.
The bipartisan 59-6 vote came two weeks after the state House passed a similar measure, setting up negotiations to work out differences in the two bills before sending a final compromise to Gov. Tim Walz, who has said he will sign the final proposal into law.