Group Says Lake Calhoun Was Named After A Different CalhounSave Lake Calhoun's advertisement says that Minnesotans have been "duped into an inflammatory and false narrative about Lake Calhoun."
Who Is Tina Smith, Minnesota's Next Senator?Lt. Gov. Tina Smith's appointment as a U.S. Senator will mark the first time she has ever held a political office in her own right.
For 1st Time, Minnesota Will Send 2 Female Senators To WashingtonSmith will serve in Franken's stead until a special election can be held in November 2018.
Franken Says Smith Will Make An ‘Excellent’ U.S. SenatorAl Franken says Gov. Mark Dayton “couldn’t have made a better choice” in appointing his replacement in the U.S. Senate.
Fischbach Intends To Hold 2 Jobs After Smith Goes To WashingtonThat plan would likely be challenged by Minnesota Democrats, since it puts a Republican a heartbeat away from the governorship.
Gillibrand Gets Fight She Wanted After Trump's Fiery TweetSen. Kirsten Gillibrand got a fight she wants after President Donald Trump lashed out at the New York Democrat in a provocative tweet that claimed she'd begged him for campaign contributions and would "do anything" for them.
Al Franken Back At Senate Job Despite Upcoming DepartureAl Franken is the Senate's dead man walking, still doing his day job despite his soon-to-be-gone status.
Who Actually Writes The Bills In Congress?In its current form, the House tax bill – H.R. 1, the Tax Cut and Jobs Act – is 468 pages long.
Jones Wins Alabama Senate Race In Stunning UpsetIn a stunning victory aided by scandal, Democrat Doug Jones won Alabama's special Senate election on Tuesday.
Dayton To Announce Franken Replacement WednesdayGovernor Mark Dayton will announce his choice to replace Al Franken in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday.
12 Governors, Including Dayton, Urge Congress To Fund Children's Health ProgramTwelve governors of both parties are urging Congress to reauthorize funding for a popular children's health insurance program as soon as possible.
Trump Says Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Him Are 'Fake News'President Donald Trump, pushing back against women accusing him of sexual misconduct, insisted Tuesday he's the target of "false accusations and fabricated stories of women who I don't know and/or have never met."