'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.
Rep. Betty McCollum Wins 9th Annual Minnesota Congressional Hotdish CompetitionAll ten members of Minnesota's Congressional Delegation are competing, including the five newcomers who won elections last November.
Walz: Collapsing Dairy Barns Threaten Minnesota EconomyDozens of barn roofs have collapsed in Minnesota because of heavy snow, with farms in the southeastern part of the state especially hard hit.
Minnesota Democratic Lawmakers Make Statements With State Of The Union GuestsPresident Donald Trump will deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night -- the second of his presidency.
‘U’ Spending $500K Daily Due To Government Shutdown Funding LossUniversity of Minnesota and government officials met Tuesday to hear about how costly of an impact the shutdown has been.
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.