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  1. Sen. Klobuchar, Cindy McCain team up to fight sex traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... legislation, the child could have also faced legal consequences. "Twelve-year-olds are not criminals," Sen. Amy Klobuchar said. Appearing at a public forum Monday in St. Paul alongside Cindy McCain, Sen. John McCain's wife, and other human rights ...

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  2. Corn syrup's DC attack on sugar could hit Minnesota beet industryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... in Northfield and the group's president. In statements to the Star Tribune, U.S. Senators Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar reiterated support for the sugar program in reaction to the corn refiners move. "The sugar program supports more than 20,000 jobs ...

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  3. Minnesota Students Honored for Efforts to "Clean Up Germ City"Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... Smith-Easley and visited members of the Minnesota congressional delegation, including Sens. Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar. The students were initially studying child development, but also wanted to do a service-learning project. They ended up ...

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  4. The Senate's Bathroom-Stall IndexRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    ... a "traffic jam" in the women's restroom reserved for senators, which had just two stalls, recalled Senator Amy Klobuchar. She joined with Maryland's Senator Barbara Mikulski to press for renovations. "The architect of the capitol presented a certain ...

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  5. 5 Things to Know MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KSTP

    ... will clear before midnight leaving us with patchy fog overnight and then developing sun on Tuesday. U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Cindy McCain, anti-human trafficking advocates and technology experts will be talking about ways to prevent sex trafficking ...

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  6. Readers Write (June 28): The climate, justice and mercy, suburban poverty, veterans' health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Star Tribune

    ... to sink in for me, but I just picked up the phone to urge U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen (202-225-2871) and U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar (202-224-3244) and Al Franken (202-224-5641) to support legislative action on climate change because I am vitally concerned ...

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  7. Minnesota lawmakers, activists weigh in as Congress ponders delisting gray wolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Star Tribune

    ... it's common for Congress to slip smaller items like this into big bills. Julia Krahe, a spokeswoman for Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., said in a statement that Klobuchar supports delisting the gray wolf. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., didn't take a ...

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  8. Webb close to 2016 decision, insiders say Clinton camp helped delay launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Fox News

    ... been sandbagging them at every turn. They convinced the Clinton County Democratic Party to add Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar to the speakers roster. The intention was for her to give a spirited sales pitch for Hillary at the very same place and time ... 4 comments

  9. 3M may close body-armor division after Army funding delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Finance and Commerce

    ... show revenue figures for the unit. Three Minnesota lawmakers received the letter: U.S. Sens. Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar and Rep. Betty McCollum, all Democrats. The senators declined to comment, but McCollum - a member of the House Appropriations ...

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  10. Allied Pilots Welcomes Introduction Of 'Safe Skies Act Of 2015'Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Aero-News Network

    Allied Pilots Association President Capt. Keith Wilson issued a statement regarding the "Safe Skies Act of 2015" , which Sen. Barbara Boxer has reintroduced, along with bill cosponsors Sen. Maria Cantwell , Sen. Amy Klobuchar , Sen. Ed Markey , Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and Sen. Al Franken .

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  11. Hollywood could be calling for Supreme Court thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Hill

    ... sitting down for dinner to celebrate Four Seats Tuesday with some high-profile tablemates, including: Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.); Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson ; Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.); lobbyist Jack Quinn and his wife, Veluxe founder ...

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  12. US Supreme Court upholds nationwide Obamacare subsidiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    ... Care Act helps families across the country access the high-quality health care that they deserve," Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) wrote on Facebook after the announcement. Meanwhile, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker wrote, "Workers have lost hours because ...

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  13. Minnesota politicians react to Supreme Court decision on ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Star Tribune

    ... their parents' insurance plans until they're 26, and there's no more cap on lifetime and annual limits." Sen. Amy Klobuchar: "Millions of Americans can breathe a little easier today knowing that the health care they count on has been affirmed by the ...

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  14. Schumer Introduces Legislation to Protect Families from Carbon Monoxide PoisoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | LongIsland.com

    ... and local governments to implement such changes. Schumer will be co-sponsoring the legislation with Senators Amy Klobuchar [D-MN] and Bob Casey [D-PA]. Schumer became aware of this important issue after meeting the family of Amanda Hansen. Hansen, a ...

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  15. USCCB committee chair backs bills on exports, travel to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Catholic World News

    The chairman of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' Committee on International Justice and Peace has expressed his support for the Freedom to Export to Cuba Act of 2015, sponsored by Sen. Amy Klobuchar , and the Freedom to Travel to Cuba Act of 2015, sponsored by Sen. Jeff Flake . "Our Conference has long spoken out against the negative effects of the US trade and travel embargo of Cuba," Bishop Oscar CantAo of Las Cruces, New Mexico, said in a June 22 letter.

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  16. A Cabinet member, a senator and a congressman walk into a restaurant aRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Washington Post

    Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, hostess Susanna Quinn, author Aaron Cooley and Rep. Steny Hoyer at DBGB restaurant in Washington on June 23. Hey isn't thata A host of Washington boldfacers, including Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, Rep. Steny Hoyer and Sen. Amy Klobuchar at Daniel Boulud's DBGB restaurant on Tuesday night? The VIP clique were gathered at the CityCenter hotspot to toast Hollywood veteran Aaron Cooley's new Supreme Court thriller "Four Seats." But we're told it was Cooley, a development executive director at Joel Schumacher's production company, was the one who was starstruck.

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  17. Amy Klobuchar off to Iowa for Hillary Clinton campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | TwinCities

    Klobuchar's Friday swing in eastern Iowa includes events in Davenport and Clinton. An itinerary released Wednesday says Klobuchar will meet with Iowa women at a Clinton campaign headquarters and then speak a Democratic dinner.

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  18. Lawmakers Seek Live Supreme Court Audio of Gay Marriage, Obamacare DecisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Roll Call

    ... come." Durbin and Grassley were joined by several other members of the Judiciary Committee: Democratic Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken of Minnesota, along with Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut. Niels Lesniewski has covered the Senate for CQ Roll ...

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  19. Lawmakers press Supreme Court for live audio of upcoming decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Hill

    ... and accessible," according to the letter. The letter was signed by Sens. Grassley, Dick Durbin (D-Ill.), Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Al Franken (D-Minn.), Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Reps. Mike Quigley (D-Ill.), Jackie Speier (D-Calif.), Gerald ...

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  20. Congress Moves to Restore Cuts Supreme Court Made to Voting Rights ActRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | US News & World Report

    ... D-Ala., the first black woman elected to Congress in her state's history; and Sens. Chris Coons, D-Del., and Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn. Before the court's June 25, 2013 decision, states that had a history of using discrimination to prevent certain ...

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