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Best Ways To Learn About Presidential And American History In Minnesota

We observe President’s Day on the third Monday of February, but we can get in touch with our leaders in many ways on many different days.

01/28/2013

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Minn. Lawmakers Gather For Leadership Conference

The 2013 legislative session is underway in St. Paul, and lawmakers are spending their second day away from the Capitol for an annual conference that stresses bipartisan cooperation.

01/09/2013

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Rash Report: Big Bird & The 1st Presidential Debate

The fallout from last week’s presidential debate continues. Polls overwhelmingly called Mitt Romney the winner. But with two more presidential debates to come, two questions arise: Can Romney sustain the momentum he gained? And can the president rebound?

10/07/2012

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Clinton To Help Dedicate Minn. Statue For Humphrey

Former President Bill Clinton and former Vice President Walter Mondale plan to pay tribute to another Democratic icon, Hubert Humphrey, by dedicating a statue in his honor on the Minnesota Capitol lawn.

07/24/2012

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Group Fighting Voter ID Plan Enlists Big Names

Former Democratic Vice President Walter Mondale and former Republican Gov. Arne Carlson became the public faces Tuesday of a fight against a proposed Minnesota constitutional amendment requiring voters to present photo IDs at the polls.

06/26/2012

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Good Question: How Norwegian Is Minnesota?

Minnesota is the unofficial Norwegian capital of the United States: More Norwegians live in Minnesota than in any other state. So on the eve of the visit of Norway’s king and queen, it seems appropriate to ask: How Norwegian are we?

10/10/2011

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Eleanor Mondale Poling Memorialized In Mpls. Service

Eleanor Mondale Poling was remembered Wednesday in a packed service filled with family, friends and dignitaries.

10/05/2011

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Memorial Service Set For Eleanor Mondale Poling

A memorial service to remember Eleanor Mondale Poling, daughter of former Vice President Walter Mondale, has been scheduled.

09/19/2011

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Eleanor Mondale Poling Dies At 51

Eleanor Mondale, daughter of former Vice President Walter Mondale and a former WCCO Radio show host and WCCO-TV reporter, died early Saturday morning at age 51. Mondale had been battling brain cancer since 2005.

09/17/2011

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Esme’s Blog: Eleanor Mondale Poling

She was tall, blond, beautiful and wickedly funny. Eleanor Mondale Poling filled every room she ever walked into.

09/17/2011

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Mondale-Carlson Group Weighs In On Minn. Shutdown

A commission convened by former Vice President Walter Mondale and former Gov. Arne Carlson says Minnesota should raise cigarette, alcohol and income taxes to end a week-old government shutdown.

07/07/2011

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Mondale, Carlson Organize Commission On Shutdown

An independent panel will try to solve Minnesota’s budget crisis and end the government shutdown. Former Vice President Walter Mondale — a Democrat — announced the formation of a blue ribbon committee.

07/05/2011

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Mondale, Carlson To Weigh In On State Shutdown

Former Vice President Walter Mondale and former Minnesota Gov. Arne Carlson have called a news conference to discuss the state government’s shutdown.

07/04/2011

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Minneapolis Events Mark Humphrey’s 100th Birthday

Former Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey Jr. is being celebrated in Minnesota on what would have been his 100th birthday Friday.

05/27/2011

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