Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Congress

Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
2 hours 43 min ago
January 29, 2018
Letter: Healthcare for all is a constitutional right
January 29, 2018 - 10:00am
January 26, 2018
This bill offers real benefits to credit unions, members
January 26, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 13, 2018
Lee Hamilton
Taking stock as we begin a new year
January 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
January 4, 2018
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, with husband Archie with her, accepts the appointment to the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota's new U.S. senator emphasizes travel around Minnesota
January 4, 2018 - 8:09am
December 28, 2017
Letter: Looks like the swamp is going to drain us
December 28, 2017 - 8:00am
December 25, 2017
Lee Hamilton
You can lay the groundwork for reforming Congress
December 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 23, 2017
Sen. Al Franken was given a t shirt and sweatshirt from Detroit Lakes, Minn., mayor Matt Brenk, middle and Jeff Staley of Lakeshirts, right, during Franken's tour of Detroit Lakes Thursday, Aug. 29. Brian Basham/DL Newspapers
Franken's last words on Senate floor: 'We're losing the war for truth'
December 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 19, 2017
Merit-based immigration would open door to skilled foreigners
December 19, 2017 - 2:00pm
December 15, 2017
Letter: Trump was right to cut size of national monuments
December 15, 2017 - 2:00pm
December 6, 2017
Sen. Al Franken is seen in this 2013 file photo at Moorhead High School in Moorhead, Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
UPDATE: Friends call for Franken to step down, but he is not tipping his hat yet
December 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
November 25, 2017
A history lesson on tax cuts
November 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 22, 2017
Tim Miller
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
November 22, 2017 - 3:22pm
November 21, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken talks to a 2014 Minnesota State Fair visitor. He is seeking his second Senate term. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Second woman accuses Sen. Franken of sexual harassment
November 21, 2017 - 4:17pm
Lee Hamilton
Will tax cuts pile up more debt?
November 21, 2017 - 4:00pm