Talking Points: Prince’s Death & The Opioid EpidemicThis Friday marks the one-year anniversary of the death of Prince from an accidental overdose of the opioid fentanyl.
Talking Points: Working Together To Fix Health CarePresident Donald Trump’s health care bill went down to defeat last week with conservatives rebelling at what they called "Obamacare-lite."
Talking Points: GOP Health Care Plan, Town Hall MeetingsThe U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote this week on the American Health Care Act, the GOP bill that would repeal and replace Obamacare. But the plan is coming under fire from both Democrats and conservative Republicans.
Talking Points: Big Pay Hike For Minnesota LawmakersWhen voters last year overwhelmingly backed a constitutional amendment stripping lawmakers of the ability to give themselves a pay hike, many voters may have missed the fine print.
Talking Points: Trump Policy Has Local Immigrants Scared, WorriedFor President Donald Trump's supporters, his announcement last week that he will enforce widespread deportations of undocumented immigrants is the fulfillment of a campaign promise.
Talking Points: Is This The Year For Sunday Liquor Sales?It comes up just about every year in the Minnesota Legislature - a bill that would allow Sunday liquor sales in Minnesota.
Talking Points: Bipartisanship & Russian SanctionsWhile much of the opposition to President Donald Trump's policies appears to be divided along party lines - one area of opposition is drawing bipartisan support.
Talking Points: Trump Supporters See Travel Ban As Promise FulfilledPresident Donald Trump’s temporary travel ban has prompted protests in Minnesota and around the country.
Talking Points: Running Out Of Time On MNsureThe federal government rejected Friday Gov. Mark Dayton's request for the MNsure enrollment deadline to be extended from Jan. 31 to Feb. 28.
Talking Points: Working With President Trump As President-elect Donald Trump stands to be inaugurated a week from Friday, congressional leaders on both sides are wondering what kind of a president the flamboyant businessman will be.
Talking Points: Kline’s Advice For Republicans In PowerDuring his presidential campaign, President-elect Donald Trump clashed not only with Hillary Clinton but also with many members of the Republican Party.
Talking Points: Keith Ellison Says He Can Do BothKeith Ellison says that as DNC chair he would work to make sure the party would once again champion working class economic issues.