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Though the shutdown is now over, anger towards national politicians hasn’t subsided. A Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll conducted last week showed 60 percent of Americans would be willing to fire every member of Congress and start over.
Romney is dragging his own campaign and every Republican down. Republican operatives and House and Senate candidates have conceded as much throughout the month of September.
The odds of your paycheck getting smaller next year just a got a lot greater.
Eleven lawmakers missed the House vote that rejected Senate legislation to extend a payroll tax cut and unemployment benefits for two months.
Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty said Thursday for the first time that he supports House Republicans’ budget outline that calls for cuts to the federal deficit as well as federal programs such as Medicare and Medicaid.
The Minnesota House has approved legislation that would allow imported coal power from other states while keeping current restrictions on coal power in the state.
Despite fresh pressure from tea party conservatives, House Speaker John Boehner said Thursday that Republicans “can’t impose our will” on the White House and Senate Democrats on legislation to cut tens of billions of dollars in federal spending.
Minnesota’s chief elections officer is going before Congress to testify about voter turnout.
The Minnesota House of Representatives has approved a bill that aims to speed up environmental reviews and permits for businesses and sent it to Gov. Mark Dayton.
Former Minnesota Congressman Jim Oberstar says another run for the 8th district isn’t in his future.
U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota is the keynote speaker at a GOP event in the early presidential caucus state of Iowa later this month, and a spokesman said Wednesday that the tea party favorite has “not ruled out” a bid for president.
The smooth flight through Congress that President Barack Obama’s education plans enjoyed could soon crash into Republican Rep. John Kline, a deficit hawk and retired Marine pilot who once carried the nation’s nuclear launch codes for Ronald Reagan.
ST. PAUL (AP) — State Senate Republicans are picking a majority leader for the first time since the early 1970s. The Senate GOP caucus meets privately at the Capitol Friday to organize as the majority […]
Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachman is urging fellow Republicans to investigate actions by House Democrats if the GOP wins a House majority in November.