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White House Backs Kelly In Defense Of TrumpThe White House is defending President Donald Trump's chief of staff after he mischaracterized previous remarks of a Democratic congresswoman who is now criticizing Trump's condolence call to the widow of a soldier killed in Niger.
Dayton Criticizes Medica For Pushing Money To For-Profit UnitLawmakers passed legislation this year that allows for-profit HMOs to operate in Minnesota and made it easier for HMOs to transfer reserves.
'Bigotry Seems Emboldened': Bush Speaks On Trump-Era AmericaFormer President George W. Bush on Thursday denounced bigotry in Trump-era American politics, warning that the rise of "nativism," isolationism and conspiracy theories have clouded the nation's true identity.
'We Are All Outraged': Lawmakers Pushing To Repeal Federal Drug LawTop Minnesota lawmakers are asking Congress to repeal a controversial new law they say is actually making the opioid problem worse.
Obama Back On Campaign Trail Stumping For Dem Gov. CandidatesFormer President Barack Obama is returning to the campaign trail to stump for Democratic gubernatorial candidates in New Jersey and Virginia as they gear up for next month's elections.
Under Fire, POTUS Defends Call To Soldier's Grieving FamilyPresident Donald Trump emphatically rejected claims Wednesday that he was disrespectful to the grieving family of a slain soldier, as the firestorm he ignited over his assertions of empathy for American service members spread into a third contentious day. "I have proof," he insisted.

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