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U.S. House passes public safety package

Every member of Minnesota's delegation voted for local police grant legislation included in a larger set of bills.


Minnesota Poll: Half say rising prices are minor financial stress

A third say price increases have been a major stress on their household.


Minn. Democrats embrace police-friendly message amid concerns about crime

With the midterms fast approaching, Democrats are struggling to balance past reform efforts with support for police.


Rep. Angie Craig continues push for insulin legislation

The swing-district Democrat wants the Senate to soon take action.


Minnesota GOP candidates weigh abortion stance: 'Lines are more clearly drawn'

Democrats are calling it a top issue this cycle, attacking GOP opponents in news conferences and ads.


Klobuchar meets with President Zelenskyy in Ukraine

Minnesota's senior senator traveled the war-torn country for the first time since the Russian invasion.


Biden's try at canceling student debt met with Minnesota partisan divide

The president is attempting to forgive student loan debt for millions as part of a plan announced Wednesday.


Climate bill animates tight Minnesota congressional races

Democrats are championing the law signed by President Biden last week while Republicans pick apart its wide-ranging measures.


Tina Smith cheers climate work in Senate Democrats' landmark bill

The Minnesota Democrat has focused on trying to pass climate legislation during her time in Washington.


Minnesota delegation divides along partisan lines over historic climate bill

The U.S. House voted 220-207 on Friday to send the estimated $740 billion bill to President Joe Biden.