Vice President Walter Mondale Stumps For Keith Ellison In Attorney General RaceA number of Minnesota races are in the national spotlight this year, including the one for attorney general. Democratic candidate Keith Ellison has been accused of assaulting his ex-girlfriend. He denies it. Vice President Walter Mondale, who also served as the state’s attorney general, joined him at a campaign event in Minneapolis Friday.
Vice President Walter Mondale Reflects On Public LifeWalter Mondale held the highest political office of any living Minnesotan, serving as vice president from 1977 until 1981. He has a few upcoming events where he will discuss the passage of the Voting Rights Act, and offer reflections on 1968 and similarities to today.
Is Donald Trump Turning Minnesota From Blue To Purple?Minnesota is now less Democratic blue, and more Republican red. Let's call it purple.
Gorgeous Book Celebrates The Legacy Of The Wild & Scenic Rivers ActA new book by a Minnesota nature photographer reveals the stunning beauty of a once endangered scenic waterway.
Klobuchar Calls On The Senate To Approve Obama’s High Court PickMinnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar called Tuesday on the U.S. Senate to confirm President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee before a new president is sworn in.
Former VP Mondale, Who Once Made History Himself, At DNC With MN DemsFormer Vice President Walter Mondale is in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention, and will be there when Hillary Clinton formally accepts the Democratic nomination Thursday night.
Panel Discussion Focuses On Solutions To IslamophobiaVictims of Islamophobia and top federal officials gathered in Minneapolis Wednesday morning for a panel discussion aimed at finding solutions.
Politicians Gather In D.C. To Honor Walter MondaleSome of America's top public leaders -- including Vice President Joe Biden and former President Jimmy Carter -- are in Washington, D.C. Tuesday to honor former Vice President Walter Mondale. The day-long event, sponsored by the University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs, credits Mondale for changing the vice presidency from a ceremonial political office to an important part of the presidency.
Top U.S. Leaders To Honor Former VP Walter Mondale In WashingtonSome of the country's top leaders are set to honor former Vice President Walter Mondale. The event takes place in Washington next week, and will include former President Jimmy Carter and Vice President Joe Biden.
Minnesota's 1965 Leaders Honored On 50th Anniversary Of Voting Rights ActThe Minnesota Secretary of State honored four surviving members of the Congressional delegation who came from different political parties, but share a bond. They all worked to pass the landmark Voting Rights Act to reverse decades of discrimination at the polls.
Former Vice President Walter Mondale Released From HospitalFormer Vice President Walter Mondale has been released from the hospital after being treated for the flu. Mayo Clinic spokeswoman Kelley Luckstein said Mondale was treated Friday night for flu and cold symptoms and was doing well enough to be released on Saturday.
Former Vice President Walter Mondale Hospitalized With FluFormer Vice President Walter Mondale is hospitalized with the flu. Mondale was supposed to introduce former President Jimmy Carter Friday at the annual Nobel Peace Prize Forum.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Chinese Restaurant In MinnesotaWith the holidays winding down, it's time take a deep breath, relax and order in dinner, which for many means Chinese food.
Joan Mondale’s Love Of Art To Live On At MacalesterWhen her husband served as vice president of the United States, she became known as "Joan of Art" for her work supporting fine arts around the world.
'Getting Better Every Day': Mondale Makes 1st Public Appearance In 7 WeeksFormer Democratic Vice President Walter Mondale made his first public appearance in seven weeks Tuesday. Steady and strong sounding, he's back to teaching a class at the Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs and he still has an edge. The liberal former Vice President is teaming up with one of the most conservative Republican members of Congress, James Sensebrenner of Wisconsin.