Minnesota Politicians Respond To Obama's Final SOTUPresident Barack Obama's final State of the Union address struck an optimistic tone, combining an ambitious agenda with hope for the future. But he was less positive about the current state of things in Washington. A number of Minnesota politicians also offered their take on Obama's address.
Talking Points: St. Paul's Paid Parental LeaveIn his State of the Union Address, President Barack Obama asked Congress for $2 billion to help states create paid family and medical leave programs.
Podcast Page: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 1-21-15John Kline reacts to the State Of the Union address and other highlights from a HUMP DAY can be found by clicking the link above.
Minn. Woman Sits With First Lady At State Of The UnionA Twin Cities woman was President Obama's guest at the State of the Union address Tuesday night. Rebekah Erler wrote the president last year about how tough the economy has been on her family.
Larimore Couple Are Heitkamp's Guests For State Of UnionA Larimore couple who helped care for injured students in the moments after a school bus collided with a freight train earlier this month are U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp's guests for President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address.
Podcast Page: 1-20-15 The WCCO Morning News With Dave LeeListen to portions of Mike Max's exclusive interview with Philip Nelson and other Tuesday highlights, by clicking the link above.
Minnesota Woman To Be In First Lady Box During Obama SpeechA Minnesota woman who was highlighted last summer by President Barack Obama is getting another turn in the spotlight.
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.