Hard Partisan Divide Over Trump’s Supreme Court PickThe vote on Kavanaugh's confirmation is expected by October, putting it front and center for most of the midterm elections.
In Senate Race Launched By #MeToo, 2 Women Have Inside TrackIn Minnesota's surprise race to fill Al Franken's former Senate seat, the two women running tell their own versions of a familiar story.
Sen. Smith's Amendment Would Complete PolyMet Land SwapSen. Tina Smith has proposed an amendment to force completion of a land swap needed for the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine.
Smith To Battle Housley To Keep Franken’s Senate SeatContributing to this wild political year is an unexpected United States Senate election for Al Franken's former seat.
Sen. Tina Smith Gives First Speech From Senate FloorIn her speech, Sen. Smith talked about the contributions women can make when they have the freedom to do so.
Former Gov. Arne Carlson Endorses Painter's Democratic Senate RunFormer Minnesota Gov. Arne Carlson, a Republican, has endorsed Richard Painter as he runs as a Democrat for the U.S. Senate seat left vacant by Al Franken.
Richard Painter On Why He's Running For Senate As A DemocratYou could call it Minnesota's accidental U.S. Senate race, and the competition for who will win in November is heating up.
Sen. Tina Smith Pushes Back Against Food Stamp ChangesDemocratic Senator Tina Smith was at Second Harvest Heartland in St. Paul Saturday.
FEC Fillings Indicate Fmr. Bush Ethics Lawyer Will Run For Senate As DemocratA former lawyer in the George W. Bush administration looks to be set to launch a campaign for the U.S. Senate as a Democrat.
Smith, Klobuchar Work To Overturn Net Neutrality RepealBoth Minnesota senators are working to overturn an FCC vote they say hurts small businesses.
Rep. Tom Emmer Wins This Year's Hotdish Competition In D.C.The contest in the past has been organized by former Sen. Al Franken. This year, Senator Tina Smith is carrying on that tradition.
MN Real Estate Developer Launches U.S. Senate CampaignJerry Trooien says he's troubled by the current state of politics in America.