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  1. Clinton VP pic a MN nativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TwinCities

    ... Minnesota moms bounce their babies on their knees and tell them, 'One day, you could be vice president!'" Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minnesota, wrote in a prepared statement. Klobuchar says she is a fan of Kaine, adding: "Tim is a great pick - he's been ...

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  2. GOP senator who bashed RNC convention goes off the reservation again - and lauds Kaine pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Raw Story

    Along with having a reputation for being "boring," another portrait of Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine - Hillary Clinton's VP choice - has emerged from those who have covered him and those who have worked him. Appearing on The Rachel Maddow Show , avid Hillary Clinton supporter, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar , as well as former NAACP exec Benjamin Jealous - who supported Bernie Sanders - both complimented Kaine for being a "good guy," although they parted ways on how much he would help the ticket.

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  3. Labor, abortion rights groups praise Kaine choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSBW-TV

    ... rating on their scorecard, calling him a "thoughtful running mate with integrity." Minnesota Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar told CNN that she thought Kaine was an excellent choice because of his experience, temperament and bipartisan appeal. "He's ...

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  4. Letter: Support for palliative care legislation is appreciated, more neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Post-Bulletin

    ... can receive during and after their treatment as a cancer survivor. I appreciate that Sen. Al Franken, Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Rep. Tim Walz have supported this federal legislation to expand access and use of palliative care. Their support for this ...

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  5. U.S. Bank Stadium formally opened for team 'on the rise'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    ... Rick Spielman, former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak and US Bank president Richard Davis. Sens. Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar sat next to state Rep. Paul Thissen, who was House majority leader when the stadium funding bill was passed. In addition to ...

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  6. Pool Safely Day Press Event Remarks - Monday, September 27, 2010,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2012 | US Consumer Product Safety Commission

    ... to introduce one of our strongest champions of child safety in the U.S. Congress, Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar. Senator Klobuchar is a leader and a friend. The Senator was instrumental in securing passage of both the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool ...

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  7. National Drowning Prevention Symposium - Tuesday, March 15, 2011, Colorado Springs, ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2012 | US Consumer Product Safety Commission

    ... Pool Safely Day events in 28 locations across the nation, including one in St. Paul, Minnesota with Senator Amy Klobuchar; St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman; Katey Taylor, president and co-founder of the Abbey's Hope Charitable Foundation; and Rick Root, ...

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  8. Democracy UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Communications Workers of America

    ... last week. Sponsors include Representative Robert Brady (D-Pa.) and Senators Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Dick Durbin (D-Ill.). The measure, "the Automatic Voter Registration Act" would require states to automatically register ...

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  9. Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and other elected officials to speak at DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Star Tribune

    Gov. Mark Dayton, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Sen. Al Franken and Rep. Peggy Flanagan will speak at next week's Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. The Minnesotans will be there in support of the Democrats' presumptive nominee, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who is expected to accept the nomination with a convention speech Thursday.

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  10. DOT recommends a Delta flight between MSP and HanedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Star Tribune

    ... airport in Atlanta. "We had every single person elected to Congress from Minnesota behind this," said Sen. Amy Klobuchar. "It's not just about a few flights, it is about our economy. We can't offer employers good weather, but we can offer them ...

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  11. Parents speaking out after child crushed by dresserRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Valley News Live

    The parents of a Minnesota toddler killed by falling furniture are speaking out. The child's death was among several that prompted a recall by Ikea earlier this year.

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  12. After 'Going Through Hell,' Minn. Couple Raising Awareness On IKEA RecallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | CBS Local

    ... In the last month, after pressure from Congress and the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar said IKEA has issued the largest furniture safety recall in American history and is offering to send technicians to customers' ...

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  13. Boost voting with opt-outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Times-Tribune

    ... Now, Democratic U.S. Rep. Robert Brady of Philadelphia and Democratic U.S. Sens. Patrick Leahy of Vermont and Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota have introduced the Automatic Voter Registration Act of 2016, which universally would make registration ...

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  14. Hillary Clinton speaks in MinneapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Star Tribune

    ... Center in Minneapolis, Monday, July 18, 2016. Gallery: Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., second from right, and Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., right, jokingly react as Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, left, says they are the best politicians ...

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  15. Hoeven introduces new act to benefit farmers, ranchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    The Capital for Farmer's and Rancher's Act will increase the maximum loan amount that an individual farmer or rancher is able to receive. "This legislature that I'm sponsoring with Senator Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn.

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  16. Hillary Clinton in MN MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Valley News Live

    ... is scheduled for Monday evening. Other speakers will include AFT president Randi Weingarten, U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, and Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin. The convention runs through July 21st. The AFT union endorsed ...

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  17. Warren is best known, least liked Democratic VP option, poll finds - Sat, 16 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... McClatchy-Marist Poll. The others - Housing Secretary Julian Castro of Texas, Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia, Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota and Rep. Xavier Becerra of California - are largely unknown. Half of those polled, or more, had not heard of ...

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  18. Mourners pay respects to man shot by officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Post-Bulletin

    ... r. Gov. Mark Dayton, who has suggested that race played a role in Castile's death, attended, as did U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, and U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison.

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  19. St. Paul sets date to replace O'ConnellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Star Tribune

    ... speakers will include AFT President Randi Weingarten, Minnesota lawmakers, including U.S. Sens. Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar, and Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin. AFT represents about 1.6 million educators nationwide. Its executive vice ...

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  20. American Federation of Teachers coming to MinneapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Star Tribune

    Other speakers will include AFT president Randi Weingarten, Minnesota lawmakers, including U.S. Senators Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar, and Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin. From classroom trends to school board decisions, Class Act will keep you updated on all the school issues followed by the Star Tribune's education reporters.

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