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Political notebook: Gay marriage debate set Tuesday in committees
By Don Davis Gay advocates have lobbied for allow same-sex marriages for years, but they made little progress. That appears ready to change Tuesday when House and Senate committees will hear bills...
3/8/13 at 4:24 PM Coleman out of 2014 campaigns 3/7/13 at 11:30 PM
Sequester begins Friday, Minnesota impact uncertain 2/28/13 at 6:46 PM
2012 farm bill receives Senate approval with N.D., Minn. support
FARGO With unified support from Minnesota's and North Dakota's delegations, the 2012 farm bill passed the Senate on Thursday. The Senate voted 64-35 in favor of the bill, an action that puts the leg...
6/21/12 at 2:31 PM Controversial birth control mandate divides N.D., Minn. congressional leaders 3/2/12 at 11:00 AM
THEIR WORDS: Elected officials, congressional hopefuls weigh in on birth control mandate 3/2/12 at 10:10 AM
Moorhead, Clay leaders ask Franken for another $30M toward diversion design
MOORHEAD City and Clay County leaders met with Democratic Sen. Al Franken on Wednesday in the hopes of keeping federal dollars flowing in to fund work on the Red River diversion. Franken discussed o...
1/11/12 at 5:25 PM Capitol Hill reactions today to signed chief's report 12/20/11 at 11:19 PM
Thune, Franken clash on Senate floor over health care
You should know up front that this appears to be several different videos spliced together to make Sen. Al Franken look good. As near as I can tell, all of the video is from Monday. Thune and Franken ...
12/15/09 at 4:26 AM
Today on The Christopher Gabriel Program: Another week come and gone, and we've got a doosey of a show to end the week. Today's the big day, it's Favre's first (pre-season) game as a Viking!; We'll ta...
8/21/09 at 3:12 AM
Good news for Stuart, or is it?
The good news: The Associated Press is reporting that the Minnesota Surpreme Court has ruled on who should be declared a winner in its still-in-progress Senate race. That winner is Al Franken, but to ...
6/30/09 at 10:30 AM
Franken & Davis
Before there was Al Franken, Senate candidate, radio host, television personality, actor and writer, there was Franken and Davis, the comedy team. The Davis half of the team was Tom Davis who ha...
4/9/09 at 10:44 AM