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Minnesota Republicans to vote against impeaching President Trump

All four of Minnesota's Republican members of Congress will oppose efforts to impeach President Donald Trump for a second time.

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After failed insurrection, 2 MN Republicans still voted to block Biden win

Representatives Michelle Fischbach and Jim Hagedorn voted against certifying election results in Arizona and Pennsylvania.

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Trump supporters breach U.S. Capitol after clashes with police

Some representatives have been told to shelter in place, while several buildings and residences have been ordered to evacuate.

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'Embarrassing': Klobuchar slams GOP senators over election challenge

The DFLer came after her colleagues in a series of tweets.

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Most of MN's U.S. House delegation vote for $2,000 payment to Americans

Six members of Minnesota's Congressional delegation voted for the measure.

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Congress has agreed on a second COVID-19 relief package. Here's what's in it.

The package includes direct payments of $600 and $300 in increased unemployment benefits.

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Watch former Rep. Jim Ramstad's memorial service online

The ceremony will be live-streamed for the public on Sunday.

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Where does the next federal COVID-19 relief package stand?

Democrats and Republicans have both put out their proposals for a second relief package, but have so far failed to reach an agreement.

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Klobuchar coy on talks of possible role in Biden administration

Sen. Amy Klobuchar spoke about the possibility of a position in President-elect Joe Biden's administration on WCCO Radio Thursday.

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Election 2020 preview: Minnesota's 5th Congressional District

First-term incumbent Ilhan Omar will face Republican challenger Lacy Johnson.

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Election 2020 preview: Minnesota's 4th Congressional District

In the 4th District, Republican challenger Gene Rechtzigel will take on incumbent Betty McCollum.

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After exposure to Trump, 3 MN congressmen violated Delta COVID-19 policy

U.S. Reps. Pete Stauber, Tom Emmer and Jim Hagedorn flew after being exposed to President Trump and others on Air Force One.

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Angie Craig files lawsuit over delayed 2nd District election

Craig argues the district cannot go without representation until a February special election, despite state law that requires it.

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Katherine Bensen, daughter of former Rep. Rick Nolan, dies of lung cancer

Bensen had been a longtime advocate of lung cancer research and early screenings.

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Pressure on Rep. Jim Hagedorn rises as DFL calls for ethics probe

Hagedorn spent tax dollars on mailings from a company owned by one of his staffers.

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Rep. Jim Hagedorn fires chief of staff over spending controversy

A recent report found Hagedorn was the top spender in Congress in Q1.

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Here's what's in the police reform bill proposed by Democrats in Congress

Democratic leaders announced Monday a bill that includes banning chokeholds and no-knock warrants

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Wisconsin holding special election, but safety concerns persist

The election will determine the next representative from the seat representing Northwestern Wisconsin.

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Rep. Angie Craig bill would correct oversight in COVID-19 rescue bill

The CARES Act currently excludes college students and older dependents from recovery rebates.

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What's in the $2 trillion COVID-19 aid package passed by Congress?

The bill was signed off by President Donald Trump on Friday.

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House Dems, Trump Admin reach deal on coronavirus relief bill

The deal comes after Pres. Trump declared a national emergency.

Collin Peterson to seek 15th term in Congress

Peterson represents one of the most conservative House districts represented by a Democrat.

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1st District Rep. Jim Hagedorn reveals he has stage 4 cancer

Hagedorn is facing a re-election fight this November.