Rep. McCollum Among Congressmen Attending Mosque Service In Va.U.S. Rep. Don Beyer, D-Va., and other elected officials expressed solidarity with the region's Muslim population following an appearance at a northern Virginia mosque Friday. Beyer was joined by District of Columbia Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum, D-Minn., and state officials at prayer services at the Dar al-Hijrah mosque in Falls Church.
Good Question: What Is The History Of The Hot Dish?It's something many Minnesotans grew up with and many still enjoy today: hot dish. It's become an annual contest among the state's congressional delegation. On Wednesday, Sen. Al Franken hosted the 5th annual hot dish competition in Washington, D.C., putting partisanship aside in favor of a culinary tradition. Rep. Betty McCollum's "Turkey, Sweet Potato, and Wild Rice Hot Dish" took first place.
Minn. Politicians Respond To State Of The Union AddressPresident Barack Obama used his State of the Union address Tuesday night to make his pitch that the nation must come together to address persistent problems, from the wealth gap to economic mobility to lagging schools. Here are some responses to the address from Minnesota politicians.
On Veterans Day, Honors For Soldiers Across Minn.There are several events going on across Minnesota on Monday as we take time to honor the military past and present on Veterans Day. We have about 370,000 veterans in Minnesota, and one of the biggest events on Monday is in Inver Grove Heights.
Minn. Congressional Delegation Splits Over SyriaMinnesota's congressional delegation is split over President Barack Obama's proposed military strike against Syria. And the split is not falling along party lines.
John Williams 2013 Bracket Challenge-"Top Historical Political Figure in Minnesota." Sweet Sixteen-Ventura Bracket4 Teams left in the Bracket....winners announced on Monday!
MN Politicians React To State Of The UnionEveryone has some sort of reaction to President Obama's State of the Union address. Minnesota senators and representatives were no exception.
Minn. Lawmakers Call Colleague's Shooting TragicMembers of Minnesota's congressional delegation say the shooting that left an Arizona colleague in critical condition was "monstrous" and "tragic."