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September 18, 2017
Steve Censky, who in 2017 President Donald Trump nominated to be deputy U.S.Department of Agriculture secretary.
Minnesotan on track to become USDA's No. 2
September 18, 2017 - 1:46pm
August 11, 2017
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue gestures during a news conference with his Mexican counterpart Jose Calzada in Merida, Mexico, July 28, 2017. Lorenzo Hernandez / Reuters
Capitol Chatter: Consumer prices could rise if farms lack workers
August 11, 2017 - 1:59pm
August 4, 2017
President Zippy Duvall of American Farm Bureau said at 2017 Farmfest that his long-time friend, Sonny Purdue, will make a good U.S. agriculture secretary. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Early indications are farmers like Trump ag actions
August 4, 2017 - 2:06pm
July 19, 2017
The Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials break ground Monday, April 17, 2017, on the flood diversion at the site of the dam inlet structure south of Horace, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Judge sets 30-day deadline to decide whether to pause FM diversion
July 19, 2017 - 8:37am
July 14, 2017
Commissioner Myron Frans of Minnesota's finance agency talks in early 2017 about the state budget. In July, he said that the current two-year budget is tight and several factors could cause financial problems. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Dayton administration worries about tight budget
July 14, 2017 - 12:26pm
July 5, 2017
U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison of Minnesota tells a Minneapolis audience Wednesday, July 5, 2017, that Republican federal health care plans would hurt Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Democrats lay out arguments against federal health care bills
July 5, 2017 - 6:56pm
January 20, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Midwest waits to learn about agriculture pick
January 20, 2017 - 8:57pm
January 17, 2017
Money set aside to preserve Minnesota land, improve water
January 17, 2017 - 8:53pm
May 12, 2016
Immigrant driver’s licenses, outstate cities in spotlight
May 12, 2016 - 9:19pm
April 28, 2016
Project leaders wanted: Federal funding may bring more opportunities to Worthington
April 28, 2016 - 7:52pm
April 14, 2016
Real ID could cost state $5 million
April 14, 2016 - 8:40pm
March 30, 2016
President Barack Obama speaks during his lunch meeting Wednesday with formerly incarcerated individuals who have received commutations from his and previous administrations. Reuters
Obama commutes 61 sentences, bringing total to 248
March 30, 2016 - 3:38pm
March 21, 2016
Real ID gag rule nears an end
March 21, 2016 - 4:42pm
December 22, 2015
Minnesotans need new IDs or may be grounded
December 22, 2015 - 8:55pm
December 9, 2015
Congress OKs less federal education involvement: Bill overturning No Child Left Behind heads to Obama
December 9, 2015 - 8:50pm