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House passes bill to boost post office funding by $25 billion,...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House convened a rare weekend session Saturday in an attempt to stop the U.S. Postal Service from disrupting mail service...

DFL calls sleazy on Yeezy bid for POTUS

Just minutes before the deadline, signatures were submitted Tuesday to get rapper Kanye West’s name on the Minnesota presidential ballot this November. The required 2,000...

Postmaster General says he’s suspending post office overhaul until after the...

WASHINGTON — Postmaster General Louis DeJoy said Tuesday that he will halt a series of sweeping policy changes to the U.S. Postal Service until...

Whew! Fact-checking President Trump’s Mankato speech

MANKATO — President Donald Trump took his stump speech to Minnesota Monday and tried to steal some of the spotlight from the Democratic National...

Incumbent DFL lawmakers lose in Capitol shakeup

This story has been updated. Tuesday’s primary was a night for the ascendant generation of Minnesotans, as Democratic-Farmer-Labor voters threw out four longtime incumbent state...

Minnesota’s powerful House Ag Committee chairman gears up for a fall...

WASHINGTON — Minnesota’s most vulnerable member of Congress — the DFL’s Rep. Collin Peterson — is heading into a battle for reelection this fall...

Sen. Amy Klobuchar out of vice presidential contention

Sen. Amy Klobuchar told a cable news host Thursday that she contacted Joe Biden and took herself out of the running as his potential...

Some legalize cannabis candidates are giving off very MAGA vibes

In a contested state Senate race in northeast Minnesota, Robyn Smith is the candidate for the Legal Marijuana Now Party, but most of her...

An advertising creative on how Democrats can use this moment to...

And now here we are, stuck at home, hoping we don’t run out of essentials, trapped in the post-apocalyptic existence many of us feared...

When do we get herd immunity from Jason Lewis?

Jason Lewis is on a "Re-Open Minnesota for Business" RV tour Friday, hoping to draw media attention to his brilliant plan to get enough...