Minnesotans Helping Keep The Peace In DC Ahead Of Biden's Inauguration
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.
Wisconsin's Top Health Official, Andrea Palm, Departing For Federal JobWisconsin’s top health official, who has led the state throughout the coronavirus pandemic, is leaving for a job with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services under President-elect Joe Biden.
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.
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.
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.
Stimulus Check Update: 'I Believe We Have A Moral Obligation,' Says President-Elect Joe BidenPresident-elect Joe Biden disclosed plans for a $1.9 trillion stimulus package designed to counter the worsening COVID-19 pandemic and support the sinking economy.
'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.
FBI Warns Of Armed Protests In Minnesota Ahead Of Biden InaugurationConcerns of follow-up attacks on all 50 state capitols led to a warning from the FBI, stating that armed protests will be happening around the buildings later this week and leading up to the inauguration for President-Elect Joe Biden.
Talking Points: Rep. Emmer Calls For Moving Forward, Not Removing Trump From OfficeAs Democrats move forward with impeachment, only a few Republicans are speaking out saying that President Donald Trump should be removed from office before the inauguration.
Ilhan Omar Plans To Present Articles Of Impeachment For Inciting Capitol Violence, Pressuring Georgia Election OfficialsMinnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar says she will officially introduce Monday two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh Says He'll Fight For 'Working People' And 'Labor Unions' As Biden's Labor Secretary"Working people, labor unions, and those fighting every day for their shot at the middle class are the backbone of our economy and of this country," Walsh wrote in a tweet on Thursday.
Minnesota Trump Supporters Held Peaceful 'Storm The Capitol' Rally, While Mob Stormed U.S. CapitolAt the state capitol in St. Paul, supporters of President Trump are taking part in a "Storm the Capitol" rally.
'This Isn't Who We Are': Minnesota Lawmakers Tweet From Inside U.S. Capitol As Mob Storms BuildingThe U.S. Capitol locked down Wednesday with lawmakers inside as violent clashes broke out between supporters of President Donald Trump and police.