Minnesota Politics

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Sen. Klobuchar Talks New Book On WCCO Radio

Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar’s new book “The Senator Next Door” comes out Tuesday. Klobuchar was a guest on the WCCO Morning News with Dave Lee Tuesday morning where she told the story of how she got going in politics.


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State Band Rehearsal Space Bill Plays On In Senate

Minnesota’s state band is one step closer to a permanent home. The band was started more than 115 years ago and has around 50 members. They practice in the basement cafeteria of the state’s transportation building through an old, informal agreement.


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State Primary Election Reaction From UM Political Analyst

UM Political Science professor Kathryn Pearson reviewed Tuesday’s primary results


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Bachmann Ends Bid For White House

Rep. Michelle Bachmann has suspended her presidential campaign.


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Klobuchar Wins Bipartisan ‘Hot Dish Off’

Several members of Minnesota’s congressional delegation will put up their best comfort food in a friendly hot dish contest Wednesday.


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Minn. Republicans To Target Specific Budget Cuts

House Republicans plan to start proposing budget cuts soon, before Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton unveils his budget proposal next month.