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May 25, 2017
President Donald Trump acknowledges House Speaker Paul Ryan (3rdL) as he gathers with Congressional Republicans in the Rose Garden of the White House after the House of Representatives approved the American Healthcare Act, to repeal major parts of Obamacare and replace it with the Republican healthcare plan, in Washington, U.S., May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
How MN, ND members of Congress reacted to forecast on health care bill
May 25, 2017 - 7:56pm
Franken rules out White House bid in 2020
May 25, 2017 - 8:02am
May 24, 2017
Al Franken is back to joke writing with this sick burn on Ted Cruz
May 24, 2017 - 1:37pm
May 21, 2017
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Pilot program to benefit Northwest Angle
May 21, 2017 - 2:44pm
May 19, 2017
Jeff Johnson, a Hennepin County commissioner and Detroit Lakes native, is running for Minnesota governor is 2018. Submitted photo
Capitol Chatter: Johnson looks to buck history in governor race
May 19, 2017 - 1:10pm
May 5, 2017
Lobbyists and others are silhouetted Tuesday, May 2, 2017, in the Minnesota Senate Building. Many people were hanging around hallways as much of the activity was occuring in private meetings after most conference committees wrapped up. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Local government pay more for lobbyists
May 5, 2017 - 12:20pm
May 4, 2017
Column: Let's start working together to cut prescription drug prices for Minnesotans
May 4, 2017 - 10:05pm
April 28, 2017
President Donald Trump looks up while talking to astronauts on the International Space Station on Monday, April 24, 2017.  Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Minnesotans mixed on Trump's first 100 days
April 28, 2017 - 7:00pm
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