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Minnesota looks for workforce advice

December 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Stories of Minnesota manufacturers finding it difficult to fill jobs abound around rural Minnesota, and some state senators are looking at ways to help.

It may only take a little nudge to move businesses to taking action, a Wisconsin …continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota looks for workforce advice

December 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Stories of Minnesota manufacturers finding it difficult to fill jobs abound around rural Minnesota, and some state senators are looking at ways to help.

It may only take a little nudge to move businesses to taking action, a Wisconsin …continue reading on dglobe.com

How Conrad, Dorgan spent millions left in their war chests

December 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former U.S. Sens. Kent Conrad and Byron Dorgan left politics with millions of dollars saved up for campaigns that never happened.
Their money didn’t just disappear.
Together, Dorgan and Conrad used more than $1.4 million of t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

How Conrad, Dorgan spent millions left in their war chests

December 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former U.S. Sens. Kent Conrad and Byron Dorgan left politics with millions of dollars saved up for campaigns that never happened.
Their money didn’t just disappear.
Together, Dorgan and Conrad used more than $1.4 million of t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

GOP senators accuse Ritchie of misleading about amendment

October 4, 2012 in DL-Online

ST. PAUL — Two Republican state senators today filed paperwork alleging Secretary of State Mark Ritchie has misled Minnesotans about a proposed constitutional amendment to require voters to show photographic identification. Continue Reading

Dayton: GOP senators ‘unfit to govern’ after firing commissioner

January 30, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL Minnesota Republican senators fired a Gov. Mark Dayton appointee Monday, and the governor fired right back by saying they “are unfit to govern.” Continue Reading

SD senators disagree on oil pipeline approval time

December 14, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) South Dakota’s two U.S. senators disagree on whether language speeding up approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline should be included in a bill seeking to extend a payroll tax cut and unemployment benefits.
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Senators see new Missouri River cooperation

July 14, 2011 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON U.S. senators from the seven states that line the Missouri River said Wednesday they have a new sense of cooperation after a summer of heavy flooding throughout the river basin. Continue Reading

Resorters baseball: Senators blank Norsemen 14-0

June 23, 2011 in Alexandria Echo Press

Alexandria took advantage of 11 walks and 10 hits Continue Reading

Wis. Democratic state senators are now in northern Illinois

February 17, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Wisconsin’s 14 Democratic state senators are now somewhere in northern Illinois. Their plan is to keep the Republican majority in the Senate from passing Gov. Scott Walker’s budget repair measure that would severely limit collective bargaining of public employees. Continue Reading