Klobuchar Hosts JCC Meeting After Recent ThreatsSen. Amy Klobuchar hosted a discussion at the St. Paul Jewish Community Center to talk about recent threats against the Jewish community.
Franken, Klobuchar Meet With Minnesota Refugees On Travel BanSenator Franken said Sunday, "What I got out of this is that this order is put together in a way that is terribly confusing."
Klobuchar Hosts Round Table To Crack Down On Human TraffickingThe fight to stop sex trafficking took a large step last week when the website Backpage.com suspended its adult services section.
Dayton, Lawmakers Expected To Decide On Special Session This WeekGovernor Mark Dayton and Minnesota lawmakers are expected to decide this week whether to call a special session.
More Than 5K Attend MOA's Walk To End Hunger, Over $325K RaisedA record number of people attended the 8th annual Walk To End Hunger at Mall of America this Thanksgiving. On Thursday morning, more than 5,000 walkers helped raise money for 15 area hunger relief organizations. Among them was Senator Amy Klobuchar.
Minnesota Political Leaders Soak In Papal Address To CongressWashington, D.C. set aside politics for one day to listen to the spiritual leader of 1.2 billion Catholics. Pope Francis delivered the first papal address in history to a joint session of Congress. It was an address that some thought would be political, including remarks on immigration, religious liberty and climate change.
Sen. Klobuchar Talks New Book On WCCO RadioMinnesota 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.
Klobuchar Adds Personal Touch To Political Profile In MemoirU.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar is burnishing her political profile with personal touches in a new memoir. The book is called "The Senator Next Door" and is set to go on sale Aug. 25. The two-term Minnesota senator tells stories of childhood trips from her home in Plymouth all the way to the Hennepin County Attorney's office and Washington.
Thousands Visit Ft. Snelling National Cemetery For Memorial DayThousands visited Fort Snelling National Cemetery for its Memorial Day Ceremony. It's said to be the largest ceremony in the state. It concluded roughly 30 minutes ago and, despite light rain, saw big crowds.
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Minnesota, North Dakota Lawmakers Renew Sex Trafficking Billwo Democratic U.S. senators from Minnesota and North Dakota are reintroducing bipartisan legislation in an effort to crack down on sex trafficking across the county. The Stop Exploitation Through Trafficking Act is modeled after Minnesota's "Safe Harbor" law, which protects sex trafficking victims from being prosecuted as defendants.
Klobuchar, McCaskill Make Bet On Citrus Bowl U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota has made a friendly wager with Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill on the Citrus Bowl game. Klobuchar is wagering her signature "frozen" dessert hot dish against McCaskill's offering of Buck's Tiger Stripe ice cream.