Sens. Klobuchar, Smith Introduce Bill To Prevent Deadly Fires In Older High-Rise BuildingsLast month, five residents died when flames and smoke filled the 14th floor of the Cedar High Apartments in Minneapolis.
'A Lot Of Excitement': Liberian Minnesotans Sound Off On Prospect Of Permanent StatusThousands of Liberians living in Minnesota will likely get to stay here permanently.
U.S. House Passes Act That Would Give Permanent Status To Liberians With DEDsUnited States Senator Tina Smith tells WCCO there has been a major breakthrough that will provide permanent status to thousands of Liberians in Minnesota and across the United States.
Smith, Flanagan Call To Reactivate Violence Against Women Act, Focus On Reducing Violence Against Indigenous WomenLt. Governor Peggy Flanagan joined Senator Tina Smith as she called for the reactivation of the Violence Against Women Act in Congress.
Collins, Smith Bill To Combat Lyme And Other Tick Diseases Moves OnA U.S. Senate committee is advancing a proposal from Sen. Susan Collins to improve research about Lyme disease and other tick-borne infections.
Sens. Smith And Klobuchar Raise Concerns Over TSA Staffing at MSPU.S. Senators from Minnesota Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith are urging the TSA to up staffing at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
Ilhan Omar Speaks Our Against Trump Administration Travel BanEight countries included in the proclamation were Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen.
Klobuchar, Smith Announce Over $19M In Funding For Regional AirportsThe U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded over $19 million in grants for infrastructure improvements at regional airports, U.S. Sen. Klobuchar and State Sen. Tina Smith announced Monday.
Talking Points: Sen. Tina Smith Talks Health Care, 2020 ElectionFrom presidential candidates like Sen. Bernie Sanders, to local politicians, the Minnesota State Fair is the place to make the political scene.
Jason Lewis Will Run Against Sen. Tina SmithHis Facebook page prominently features a photo of Lewis next to Donald Trump at a rally the president held in Minnesota last October.
'It's Pretty Outrageous': Sens. Klobuchar, Smith Appeal For More TSA Agents At MSPWhile construction has resulted in the reassigning of security checkpoints at the airport, Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith, as well as the Metropolitan Airports Commission, say the real problem is the lack of TSA screeners.
Reality Check: Minnesota Politicians Who Vote With TrumpPresident Donald Trump this week vowed he will win Minnesota in the 2020 election.
'This Is The Right Decision': Karin Housley Won't Seek 2020 Rematch With Sen. Tina SmithRepublican Karin Housley says she won't seek a rematch against Democratic U.S. Sen. Tina Smith next year.
'Like The Air We Breathe': Sen. Tina Smith, Insulin Advocates Look For Permanent Fix To Insulin IssueThrough federal grants, the Emergency Access to Insulin Act would allow states to set up emergency insulin assistance programs.
Tina Smith Announces Emergency Insulin BillSen. Tina Smith announced plans Friday to introduce legislation to hold insulin manufacturers accountable for the drug's price increase. The Minnesota Democrat said she will introduce the Emergency Access to Insulin Act next week, two years after 26-year-old Minnesotan Alec Smith died from rationing insulin.