Stimulus Check Update: 'Lapse In Payments Going To Force People Deeper Into Debt,' Says Business ProfDelays in signing and implementing the second stimulus could cause a lapse in unemployment benefits at a time when people can't afford it.
FBI Says Extremist Threatened Trump, Obama, Clinton In Online PostsA man charged in an alleged conspiracy to kidnap Michigan's governor also made threatening online comments about President Donald Trump, former presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton and other prominent political figures, an FBI agent said in a federal court filing.
Trump Rallies In Wisconsin After State Reports Record-High COVID Cases (CBS News)President Trump is delivering remarks in Janesville, Wisconsin, on Saturday night, a day after the state reported its highest number of new coronavirus cases.
Talking Points: Former Congressman Jason Lewis On Minnesota's Handling Of COVID-19One of the major issues in Minnesota's US Senate race is the handling of the Coronavirus. The race pits incumbent Democrat Tina Smith against former Congressman Jason Lewis.
White House Physician's Claim That Trump Was '72 Hours' Into Diagnosis Raises Questions About MN VisitWhite House Physician Sean Conley has said he misspoke when he gave a statement on Saturday morning saying that President Trump was "72 hours into the diagnosis."
President Trump Names Amy Coney Barrett As His SCOTUS Nominee (CBS News) President Trump has nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death.
President Trump Backs Proposed Deal To Keep TikTok In U.S. (CBS News)President Donald Trump said Saturday he's given his "blessing" to a proposed deal that would see the popular video-sharing app TikTok partner with Oracle and Walmart and form a U.S. company.
Reality Check: Biden's Campaign Ad Claiming Trump Plans To End Social SecurityBoth President Trump and Democratic Presidential candidate Joe Biden are visiting "swing state" Minnesota on Friday. Now, a couple of Biden TV ads say President Trump is planning to end Social Security, but that's a stretch.
President Trump Abruptly Cuts Off Press Briefing Amid Reported Shots Fired Near White House (CBS News)President Trump was pulled away from a press briefing by a Secret Service agent Monday night as shots were fired outside the White House.
President Trump Signs Executive Order To Give Unemployed Americans Extra $400 Per WeekWith negotiations to reinstate federal help stalled, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Saturday giving unemployed Americans an extra $400 per week.
President Trump Signs Limited Executive Orders Related To Unemployment ReliefPresident Trump signed several executive orders pertaining to unemployment relief on Saturday, including extending enhanced unemployment relief benefits, but at $400 a week instead of $600.
MDE Survey Finds 64% Of Minnesota Parents Feel Comfortable Sending Their Students Back To School This FallA majority of Minnesota parents say they feel comfortable sending their students back to school this fall, according to a survey from the Minnesota Department of Education.
Union Representing Minnesota Meatpacking Plants Speaks Out Against OpeningThe union representing hundreds of meatpacking workers in Minnesota says there are still safety issues at plants that reopened last week.
Unions Voice Concerns After Trump's Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants OpenPresident Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday evening to keep meat processing plants open via the Defense Production Act.
'LIBERATE MINNESOTA': President Donald Trump Calls For States To Be ReopenedFmr. Rep. Jason Lewis responded to the message, saying that Minnesota "is being held hostage," and that the state must be reopened.