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Hoeven, Klobuchar propose federal law to protect driver data

October 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO If you drive a newer vehicle, it’s likely equipped with a little black box that continually collects information about the vehicle’s operation. Continue Reading

Hoeven, Klobuchar ready for farm bill conference

October 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO An extra $100 million for rural water management and an expanded program for farmers to design their own Conservation Reserve Program contracts were among items that Sens. John Hoeven and Amy Klobuchar discussed Tuesday in a farm bill roundtable. Continue Reading

Sen. Klobuchar takes a sip at Castle Danger

July 11, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

On a tour of the region, which included stops on the Iron Range over the Fourth of July and Duluth early Friday morning, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar visited Castle Danger Brewery Friday afternoon. Klobuchar spoke to brewery owners Clint and Jamie MacFarlane and their employees about legislation, now making its way through the House and Senate, intended to make a difference to owners of smaller brewing operations. Continue Reading

Dayton, Klobuchar, Franken and Walz coming Saturday

April 12, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

LUVERNE Gov. Mark Dayton, U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, and U.S. Rep. Tim Walz will visit Rock and Nobles counties today to assess the damages from this week’s ice storm. Continue Reading

Lame duck action could turn fiscal cliff into pothole

November 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Lots of talk comes from Washington about a “fiscal cliff” approaching Dec. 31, after which all kinds of serious financial problems could appear, but that talk is subsiding. Continue Reading

Budget views separate Minnesota’s Senate candidates

October 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

As Minnesota’s two major U.S. Senate candidates offer different starting points for the federal budget, they spell out some of their major differences. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: Re-elect Klobuchar, Peterson in Minnesota

October 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Democrats show an exceptionally valuable ability to get along and negotiate with Republicans. Continue Reading

Klobuchar: National debt priority for 2nd term

October 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, a heavy favorite for re-election, says she would use a second term to try to help steer the Senate out of perpetual gridlock on major issues. Continue Reading

Bills, Klobuchar meet in U.S. Senate candidate forum in Duluth

September 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and challenger, Minnesota Rep. Kurt Bills, R-Rosemount, agree on the need to fix a dysfunctional Congress. The two participated in a candidate forum Tuesday at the Duluth Playhouse sponsored by the News Tribune editorial board and the Duluth Chamber of Commerce. Continue Reading

Klobuchar, Bills hold nothing back in fiery debate

August 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Amy Klobuchar and Kurt Bills shared broad smiles and agreed it was hot. But then the two U.S. Senate candidates took to a Minnesota State Fair stage Thursday in what proved to be a feisty debate during which they agreed on little. Continue Reading