Sen. Smith Calls For Government Shutdown To EndRepresentatives of the American Federation of Government Employees, TSA employees, and other groups representing federal workers were also there.
Sens. Smith, Klobuchar Sworn In At Nation's CapitolSmith was abruptly named to the Senate in late 2017 after Al Franken resigned. She says her top priority is working to end the government shutdown.
Taxpayers Will Pick Up $150K Tab For Lt. Gov. Michelle Fischbach's LawsuitMinnesota taxpayers will pick up the tab for nearly $150,000 in legal fees in a court fight over the lieutenant governor's seat.
Democrats Win Several Top Seats In Minnesota's Midterm ElectionsDemocrats in Minnesota collected most of the victories they were expected to in Tuesday's election, plus some they weren't.
Tina Smith Beats Karin Housley In U.S. Senate Special ElectionIn one of the more hotly-contested races to receive national attention, Democratic Sen. Tina Smith has defeated Republican Karin Housley to retain that seat in the U.S. Senate, as called by CBS News.
Tina Smith Seeks Voters' Approval Of Her Senate Appointment A 10-month sprint to finish former Minnesota Sen. Al Franken's term reached a finish Tuesday as voters decided between two women: a longtime Democratic power player appointed in Franken's place and a Republican state senator with a famous name in the hockey-crazy state.
Candidates Make Final Push For Votes On Election EveMinnesota candidates up and down the ballot are making their final pitches to voters on the eve of Election Day.
Smith, Housley Hold Final Debate Before Midterm ElectionsDemocrat Tina Smith and Republican Karin Housley faced off for the last time before the election on Tuesday.
5 Days From Election, Tina Smith & Karin Housley Spar Over Health Care, Gun ControlWith Election Day less than a week away, two women vying to be Minnesota's next United States Senator took each other on in a debate Thursday night. Incumbent Democratic Senator Tina Smith is competing against Republican State Senator Karin Housley. Gov. Mark Dayton appointed Smith in December after Al Franken resigned.
Karin Housley Ad Accuses Tina Smith Of Profiting From Shady DealingsThere's an eye-catching new political campaign ad from Republican U.S. Senate candidate Karin Housley.
Poll: Democrats Lead GOP Challengers In Senate RacesA new poll finds Democrats Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith leading their Republican challengers in their races for U.S. Senate, with Smith locked in a much tighter race in a special election.
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Senate GOP Say FBI Report Clears Kavanaugh, Dems Say It Only Heightens ConcernsUnited States Senators are getting a chance to look at the FBI report into sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle took turns privately reviewing one copy of the confidential report Thursday.
Tina Smith: 2018 Election GuideWCCO reached out to all candidates running in major Minnesota races this year.
Housley's New Ad Features NHL Hall Of Famer HusbandA Suffolk University poll last month showed Tina Smith with a 7-point lead in the race.