21 States, Including MN, Sue Trump Administration Over New Coal RulesA coalition of 22 Democratic-led states has sued the Trump administration over its decision to ease restrictions on coal-fired power plants.
Flags Flown At Half-Staff To Honor Shooting VictimsPresident Donald Trump ordered flags to be flown at half-staff to honor and remember the victims of the two most recent tragic shootings. Minnesota Governor Tim Walz, in accordance with this, ordered flags to be flown halfway at Minnesota's state and federal buildings until sunset on Aug. 8, 2019.
Ilhan Omar Attends Minneapolis Events Amid Renewed Criticism From TrumpOn Sunday, Rep. Ilhan Omar was part of a panel in Minneapolis that focused on diversity in the tech industry as part of the city's first Black Business Week.
'Our Democracy Is At Stake': Klobuchar Takes Campaign To New HampshireSen. Klobuchar is one of two dozen Democrats hoping to secure the party's nomination for the 2020 White House run.
'He's Putting Her At Risk': Klobuchar Reacts To 'Send Her Back' Chants At Trump RallyDuring the rally, supporters of President Donald Trump chanted "Send her back! Send her back!" in reference to Rep. Ilhan Omar as the President criticized her and other congresswomen of color.
'Unacceptable': Democratic Lawmakers Denounce Trump's Racist TweetsPresident Donald Trump is doubling down on his attack of four freshman congresswomen, including Minnesota Representative Ilhan Omar.
Los Angeles Churches Promise Sanctuary From Migrant SweepsA dozen churches in the Los Angeles area have declared themselves sanctuaries for migrant families as the Trump administration's immigration crackdown is scheduled to begin. Guillermo Torres, with Clergy and Laity United for Economic Justice, says more churches have become involved than ever before, which he attributes to a growing sense of indignation at the administration's actions on immigration.
Trump To Sign Executive Order On Collection Of Citizenship InformationPresident Donald Trump announced that he plans to sign an executive order that deals with the collection of citizenship information, but the order will not involve the 2020 census. Instead, he ordered all federal government agencies and departments are to provide information they have to the Commerce Department.
Keystone XL Pipeline Opponents Seek To Block ConstructionOpponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline are asking a judge to again block construction of the $8 billion project after President Donald Trump issued it a new permit. Attorneys for environmental groups made the request Wednesday in a lawsuit before U.S. District Judge Brian Morris in Montana. They say Trump's permit was illegal.
Trump Administration Not Adding Citizenship Question To CensusThe Trump administration is dropping its effort to include a question asking about citizenship status on the 2020 census, bringing an end to a contentious legal battle that reached the highest court in the land.
U Of M Professor Weighs In On Trump's North Korea VisitPresident Donald Trump made history this weekend as the first sitting U.S. president to enter North Korea.
Twin Cities Immigration Attorneys Field Questions As Nationwide Deportation Raid Deadline LoomsPresident Donald Trump has given lawmakers a two-week deadline to come up with an immigration plan, or he says he'll carryout his nationwide deportation raid.
President Trump Changes Deportation Plan On SaturdayPresident Donald Trump made a change to his deportation plan late this afternoon. It’s a situation that has some Minnesotans on edge. Sunday was set to be the busiest of days for immigration officers.
Trump Says He Stopped Iran Strike When Told 150 Would Likely DiePresident Trump said the U.S. military was "cocked and loaded" to retaliate against Iran on three different sites Thursday night, but called off the operation after learning 150 people would likely die from the strike.
Sarah Sanders Leaving White House At End Of Month, Trump SaysSanders has served in the White House since the beginning of Donald Trump's presidency, taking over for Sean Spicer when he left that role.