Omar To Focus On Health Care In Congress, Reveals What She'd Say To TrumpOmar is the first refugee ever elected to Congress and one of the first two Muslim women.
Democrats Win Control Of HouseDemocrats have won control of the U.S. House of Representatives.
Rep. Ryan Says He Has No Plans Beyond This YearRyan says he wants to "run through the tape" and "My plan is to come up with a plan in 2019."
Phifer Leaves Crowded DFL Primary In 8th DistrictLeah Phifer says she won't run in a crowded Democratic primary to replace Rep. Rick Nolan.
Trump Urges House To Pass Spending Bill TodayTrump tweeted, "House Democrats want a SHUTDOWN for the holidays in order to distract from the very popular, just passed, Tax Cuts."
Paul Ryan Re-Elected As Speaker Of The HouseRyan, 46, will serve his first full term as speaker after succeeding John Boehner in October 2015.
Good Questions: Warming Up The Car, Wind Chill & State Of The UnionEach Friday, we answer some of our viewers' burning questions. This week, John Lauritsen finds the best way to warm up your car in the winter, some unfamiliar faces at the State of the Union address, and how meteorologists measure wind chill.
4 Things To Know: New ISIS Video, Weighing In For Weight LossThese are the top stories you need to know about from Monday, Jan. 4. They include a reason you shouldn't fear the bathroom scale, and the opening of new MnPASS lanes in St. Paul.
House GOP Votes Paul Ryan 54th SpeakerPaul Ryan became the 54th speaker of the U.S. House on Thursday in a day of high political theater, a young new leader for a fractured Congress, charged with healing Republican divides and quieting the chaos of Capitol Hill.
Boehner Exit Shocks Minnesota LawmakersA Minnesota Republican who was long aligned with departing House Speaker John Boehner says he's shocked and saddened by his decision to leave Congress. Rep. John Kline said Friday that Boehner will be missed in Washington and the Ohio congressman's resignation will leave a "tremendous void" in the House.
Talking Points: Obama's Tax Plan And The Middle ClassJust days before his State of the Union address, President Obama unveiled a major tax proposal that calls for raising taxes on the wealthy and large financial firms.