Innovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.
The crowd at President Barack Obama’s economic policy speech isn’t made up entirely of his supporters. Some say they showed up Friday because they couldn’t pass up a chance to see a sitting president in person even if they don’t share his views.
President Barack Obama’s speech Wednesday was open to the public, but there was a limited number of tickets available.
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With less than two hours to spare, Congress averted a crisis that could have sent the United States into default. On Wednesday night, the House passed the Senate’s bill to end the government shutdown.
Minnesota officials say they’ll review an offer from the Obama administration to let states use their own money to reopen national parks that have been closed by the federal government shutdown.
Wednesday marked day two of the federal government shutdown, and there’s growing anger about it. Congress and the President still haven’t come to an agreement, and there are no signs the end will be anytime soon. Meanwhile in Minnesota, top leaders are scrambling to adjust to possible impacts at home.
Peace and anti-war groups are holding a rally in Minneapolis to speak out against a possible U.S.-led attack on Syria. The demonstrators are holding the rally in advance of a congressional vote on President Barack Obama’s war resolution.
CBS News Military analyst Ret. Colonel Jeff McCausland joined Dave Lee on Thursday morning to discuss the latest developments in the US-Syria conflict.
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Sara Jane Olson, the Minnesota woman who served seven years in prison for her involvement in high-profile 1970s radicalism, is edging back into public life — this time voluntarily — as she and a friend petition the Obama administration to reduce disparities in prison sentences for crack and powder cocaine.
The Presidential advisor to four different administrations and now political consultant on CNN talked with John on Thursday afternoon.
President Obama seen skeet shooting at Camp David
U S Senator Amy Klobuchar joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News
Remember a month ago when people were wondering if voters would take out their frustration with high gas prices on the president?
UM Political science Professor Larry Jacobs joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Monday
Bloomberg News political writer John McCormick joined Dave on Tuesday morning
In last week’s presidential debate, Mitt Romney went after PBS — and Big Bird. Now, the President Barack Obama’s campaign is using it in a new TV ad.
Minnesota Democrats far from the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., still got into the action for President Barack Obama’s nomination acceptance speech.
A business trip to the small town of Knoxville, Iowa, gave one Bloomington man “the surprise of his life” – a chance encounter with President Barack Obama.
The 2012 Presidential campaign set a record this week, but it’s one that calls for a Reality Check. The campaigns and their supporters have already spent as much money so far – it’s only mid-August — as they did for the entire 2008 campaign.
Federal officials are treating the discovery of a burned cat in a south Minneapolis park as a possible threat against President Obama.
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