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Column: Protecting Minnesota taxpayers

April 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

By U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar

WASHINGTON — In 2012, a retired businessman from Circle Pines named Alan Stender was working to file his taxes on time. After completing all the forms and sending in his tax returns, Alan heard from the IRS there was a…continue reading on dglobe.com

Capital Chatter: House Democrats ramp up rural campaign

March 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL ­­â€” Minnesota House Democrats want voters to know that most rural residents should pay lower property taxes on their homes after actions they took.
“We think it is good news for Minnesotans and Minnesota homeowners,” House Spe…continue reading on dglobe.com

Capital Chatter: House Democrats ramp up rural campaign

March 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL ­­â€” Minnesota House Democrats want voters to know that most rural residents should pay lower property taxes on their homes after actions they took.
“We think it is good news for Minnesotans and Minnesota homeowners,” House Spe…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Staying warm this winter

March 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

By U.S. Sen Amy Klobuchar

WASHINGTON — Having a warm place to call home is a necessity during these cold winter months. Especially here in Minnesota, where winter temperatures have plunged to record lows. For families who struggle to heat their …continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Staying warm this winter

March 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

By U.S. Sen Amy Klobuchar

WASHINGTON — Having a warm place to call home is a necessity during these cold winter months. Especially here in Minnesota, where winter temperatures have plunged to record lows. For families who struggle to heat their …continue reading on dglobe.com

Klobuchar, Cindy McCain fight Super Bowl sex trafficking

January 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Sen. John McCain’s wife, Cindy, met with National Football League officials Friday, trying to reduce sex trafficking that usually accompanies Super Bowl games.
“We often think of human trafficking as a pr…continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota faith leaders oppose cuts to nutrition assistance

January 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

WILLMAR — More than 150 Minnesota clergy and religious leaders are urging U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar to oppose cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program — formerly known as food stamps — in the farm bill being negotiated in C…continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota faith leaders oppose cuts to nutrition assistance

January 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

WILLMAR — More than 150 Minnesota clergy and religious leaders are urging U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar to oppose cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program — formerly known as food stamps — in the farm bill being negotiated in C…continue reading on dglobe.com

As others see it: No Labels, right ideas

December 17, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Free Press of Mankato

For all the gridlock in Congress we see on TV and elsewhere, many Americans might be surprised to know there is a group of about 90 members of Congress making efforts to find bipartisan solutions to the real problems faci…continue reading on dglobe.com

As others see it: No Labels, right ideas

December 17, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Free Press of Mankato

For all the gridlock in Congress we see on TV and elsewhere, many Americans might be surprised to know there is a group of about 90 members of Congress making efforts to find bipartisan solutions to the real problems faci…continue reading on dglobe.com