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April 19, 2017
U.S. Sen.  Al Franken. File photo by Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Franken says new farm bill should address dairy struggles
April 19, 2017 - 1:13pm
April 14, 2017
Amtrak's Empire Builder train makes a stop in Fargo on its way from Chicago to Seattle. File photo.
If Trump's budget passes, Amtrak service could end in ND, MN
April 14, 2017 - 10:25pm
The Minnesota Capitol building normally is busy this time of year, but on Friday, April 14, 2017, throngs of lobbyists, lawmakers and special interest groups were gone, leaving this view of a normally full meeting room in the foreground and cafe in the background. The Legislature returns from its Passover-Easter break Tuesday, April 18. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Administration argues money during legislative break
April 14, 2017 - 1:46pm
April 12, 2017
Minnesota senators press United Airlines about passenger dragged from plane
April 12, 2017 - 1:09pm
April 11, 2017
Doug Burgum makes a victory speech in the Republican primary for North Dakota governor Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at Ecce Gallery in downtown Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Burgum third most-popular governor, Dayton 25th, poll says
April 11, 2017 - 4:42pm
April 7, 2017
A Minnesota House committee meets during the first half of the 2017 legislative session. Many decsions lawmakers make are not controversial. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Who says lawmakers can't agree?
April 7, 2017 - 3:05pm
March 14, 2017
Minnesota notebook: Franken asks Trump to pay attention to bird flu
March 14, 2017 - 4:34pm
March 12, 2017
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson's winning entry, the "Right to Bear Arms Hotdish," included actual bear meat. It was one of 10 entries in this year's Hotdish Competition hosted by Sen. Al Franken. Special to Forum News Service
Peterson's staff cooks up a winner in senator's hotdish competition
March 12, 2017 - 10:30am
March 10, 2017
Heidi Heitkamp
ND, Minn. delegations discuss wiretapping claims, travel ban and more
March 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
March 8, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn.
U.S. Rep. Peterson roars to “Hotdish Off” win thanks to bear meat
March 8, 2017 - 10:59pm
March 3, 2017
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, U.S., March 2, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Capitol Chatter: Franken question leads to Sessions' spotlight
March 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
January 30, 2017
Muslim ban reaches Minnesota as Trump order brings confusion
January 30, 2017 - 8:24pm
January 5, 2017
Column: In new year, I’ll put Minnesota first
January 5, 2017 - 10:57pm
December 23, 2016
Capital Chatter: Ludeman back as top Senate administrator
December 23, 2016 - 9:09pm
December 9, 2016
Capital Chatter: Minneapolis could stop Wells Fargo dealings due to pipeline finances
December 9, 2016 - 8:34pm
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