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Capitol Chatter: Klobuchar report shows propane shortage really cost Minnesotans

September 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — It was cold last winter, really cold.
Propane was in short supply last winter, really short. And the fuel was expensive, really expensive.
The 10 percent of Minnesotans who heat with propane ­â€” as well as farmers, businesses and …continue reading on dglobe.com

Capitol Chatter: Klobuchar report shows propane shortage really cost Minnesotans

September 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — It was cold last winter, really cold.
Propane was in short supply last winter, really short. And the fuel was expensive, really expensive.
The 10 percent of Minnesotans who heat with propane ­â€” as well as farmers, businesses and …continue reading on dglobe.com

Klobuchar talks flood damage

August 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) met with officials Tuesday from Rock, Nobles, Jackson and Murray counties for an update on the recent flood damage as part of her three-day Growing Minnesota tour.

Klobuchar began the meeting by sa…continue reading on dglobe.com

Klobuchar talks flood damage

August 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) met with officials Tuesday from Rock, Nobles, Jackson and Murray counties for an update on the recent flood damage as part of her three-day Growing Minnesota tour.

Klobuchar began the meeting by sa…continue reading on dglobe.com

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