Gov. Walz Education Plan Focuses On Racial Equity, Closing Achievement GapGov. Tim Walz released on Monday a slate of his education priorities that he believes will help ensure high-quality education is available to all Minnesota students no matter their race or socio-economic status.
Sports Betting Bill To Be Introduced This Week At Minnesota CapitolTwo Minnesota lawmakers will introduce a bill this week to legalize sports betting.
Sarah Huckabee Sanders To Announce Run For Arkansas Governor (CBS News)Sarah Huckabee Sanders is running for governor of Arkansas in the 2022 election, CBS News has confirmed. A source familiar with her plans said she will make the announcement on Monday.
Talking Points: How Will Democrats Pass A $1.9 Trillion Stimulus Package?Biden is calling for a dramatic expansion of the child tax credit. The plan calls for direct payment of $300 per month per child for children under six, and $250 a month per child per month for kids ages 6 to 17. In total, that is $3,600 a year for young kids, $3,000 a year for older kids.
Group Continues Weekly Rallies At State CapitolThis week's event focused on censorship. Attendees say they're worried about rights being taken away and people being censored by having their social media accounts removed.
MyPillow's Mike Lindell Among The Trump Acolytes Still Carrying The TorchMany Republicans, particularly those in Washington, are eager to move on from the former president and his personality-driven, racially divisive politics.
Minnesota Looks At Increasing Capitol Security In Wake Of Protests Over The Last YearDepartment of Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington said there were 117 protests or rallies at the capitol in 2020, which is about one every three days.
St. Paul Man Federally Charged After Threatening Voicemail Left To U.S. RepresentativeHe said he left the voicemail to cause "political pain" to the representative's career, the complaint says.
Schumer: House Will Send Trump Impeachment Article To Senate MondayHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi will send the article of impeachment against Donald Trump to the Senate on Monday. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer made the announcement on Friday when he opened the Senate.
Minnesota Takes On Bernie Sanders Inauguration Meme (Including WCCO)The day Joe Biden was inaugurated as president, one of his former rivals in the Democratic primaries, Bernie Sanders, once again became a meme.
S.D. Gov. Noem Says She Gifted Trump A Bust With His Face On Mount Rushmore South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem on Thursday said she gave former president Donald Trump a $1,100 bust depicting the president on Mount Rushmore last year because she knew it was something he wanted to receive.