Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Minnesota National Guard Troops Play Key Role In Inauguration PlanningThe inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris is less than 24 hours away.
Expert: Partisanship Sharper Recently, But Division Has Widened Over DecadesOn the eve of Joe Biden's presidency, the country he's about to lead faces challenges that loom large: a deadly pandemic, an economy in tatters, civil unrest in the quest for racial equality, and just two weeks ago, an insurrection at the U.S. Capitol that left American democracy wounded.
Minnesota National Guard's Inauguration Mission Coincides With Its CentenaryAmong the troops in Washington D.C. for Wednesday's presidential inauguration are about 850 members of the Minnesota National Guard.
'Pretty Mild Protest': Beefed-Up Minn. Capitol Security Heavily Outnumbers Handful Of DemonstratorsHundreds of Minnesota National Guard and Minnesota State Patrol officers are standing by at the Minnesota State Capitol, discouraging any possible unrest ahead of this week's inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
Talking Points: What's The Point Of A Senate Trial For Trump?The U.S. Senate will soon be under Democratic control, and by all accounts, there will be a trial of former President Donald Trump at some point.
Minnesota Veterans Explain What The Word 'Patriotism' Means To ThemRioters stormed the U.S. Capitol a week and a half ago, and many called themselves patriots. After that event, President Donald Trump said Americans must have a "renewed emphasis on the civic value of patriotism."
Minnesota National Guard Sends 850 Troops To Washington D.C.After reviewing the threats to its own state, Minnesota decided it could significantly increase its contribution and will send 850 Guard rather than the 130 initially tapped to go.
MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell Visits President Trump Friday, Note Caught On CameraCaptured by a Washington Post photographer, the images sparked immediate questions about Trump's final moves as President.
State Capitol Prepares For Political Violence This WeekendLocal law enforcement leaders say they're in regular communication with county, state and federal officials to coordinate and prepare for what's ahead.
The Impact President Trump's 2nd Impeachment May Have On His FutureTo some, it might appear as though impeachment isn't necessary given that President Trump won't be in office later next week. But it could impact his future aspirations to hold office again.
Minnesota's Congressional Delegation Votes Along Party Lines On Trump's 2nd ImpeachmentThe final vote was 232 to 197, with 10 Republicans joining all 222 Democrats in supporting a single article of impeachment charging the president with "incitement of insurrection."
Wisconsin's Congressional Delegation Splits Along Party Lines On ImpeachmentAll five of Wisconsin's Republican House members said ahead of the vote that they opposed impeachment. All three House Democrats from Wisconsin planned to vote in favor of impeachment.
'Plans Are In Place': Gov. Tim Walz To Activate National Guard Ahead Of Biden's InaugurationGov. Tim Walz on Wednesday will sign a new executive order to activate the Minnesota National Guard, bolstering security in light of threats of violence and armed protests at the State Capitol building in the coming days.
Gov. Tim Walz To Visit Historical Minnesota Sites To Call For PeaceThe storming of the U.S. Capitol last week by President Donald Trump's supporters has raised concerns about the potential for more violence.
Pro-Trump Demonstration At Twitter Headquarters Appears To Be A Bust, Twitter Claims To Respect ‘People’s Right To Express Their Views’:A demonstration by supporters of President Donald Trump to protest his ban from the Twitter social media platform outside the company's San Francisco headquarters appeared to be a bust Monday morning.