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3M's support for PFAS could cost taxpayers billions of dollars
The failure of manufacturers to report and deal with potential PFAS problems when they learned of them is saddling the companies with mounting legal costs.
Minnesota's senators vote for $1 trillion infrastructure bill
Minnesota would get billions for its major projects under $1T bill.
Minnesota's congressional delegation divided on PFAS limits
The U.S. House passed a bill to limit the "forever chemicals."
Minnesota delegation split on Supreme Court decision on Arizona voting laws
WASHINGTON - Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota called Thursday's Supreme Court decision upholding voting rules in Arizona "yet another affront to Americans' constitutional right…
Capitol police must become protective agency, inspector general tells Senate committee
Sen. Klobuchar's Rules Committee is examining what went wrong on Jan. 6.
First Senate bipartisan report finds broad failures in Jan. 6 Capitol attack
The report, led in part by Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, paints a picture of missed clues, lack of preparedness and communication issues in the run-up to the Capitol riot.
Medtronic's profit surges, as turnaround from pandemic slowdown continues
The comparison against year-ago quarterly results was easy, but Medtronic also produced a 4% sales gain for its just-completed fiscal year.
Israel-Hamas conflict divides Minnesota Democrats
Mounting overseas violence highlights differing views among Democrats over Israel's culpability.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar sparks new debate on business competition
Her book "Antitrust" sets out an agenda for controlling modern-day monopolies and shifting burden of proof.
Senate Dems ready voting rights bill despite partisan gridlock
For much of the day before the 9-9 vote, the Senate Rules Committee led by Sen. Amy Klobuchar struggled to find common ground.