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U.S. Senate Judiciary Subcommittee Holding Antitrust Hearing Today on ...
The U.S. Senate's Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee is holding a hearing this afternoon here on pricing and competition in the contact lens industry.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Letter: Minnesota's leaders should join citizens and support climate action
On Tuesday July 22, 2014, I joined Minnesotans at the St. Paul State Office Building to show my support for the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan.
Hopkins' Campbell Asks Senate to Keep Guns from Stalkers
The presence of a gun in a domestic violence situation makes it five times more likely that a woman will be killed.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Gun laws still don't protect women from abusers: ColumnGun laws still ...
Gun laws still don't protect women from abusers: Column We need stronger laws so people like me don't die in a shotgun blast.
Christian Science Monitor
'Kill switch' tech cut iPhone thefts by 40 percent in San Francisco
Ever have your phone stolen? If so, it's likely you wished for a "kill switch," a button that would immediately disable your phone, rendering it useless to a thief and protecting your valuable data.
The Las Vegas Sun
Advocate: It's time to expand gun restrictions in domestic violence cases
Sue Meuschke is the executive director of the Nevada Network Against Domestic Violence, which coordinates the efforts of 15 domestic violence organizations that serve all 17 Nevada counties.
US News & World Report
Senate Hearing Takes on Domestic Violence and Guns
Family members of gun violence victims speak at a press conference Tuesday for a bill proposed by Sen. Richard Blumenthal, right, which seeks to reduce gun violence in domestic disputes.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Breast Cancer Awareness Has Bipartisan Appeal
It's difficult to find common ground on many major legislative topics between Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and David Vitter, R-La., and Reps.
Gabby Giffords: Guns vs. women
Editor's note: Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is the co-founder of Americans for Responsible Solutions .
U.S. tourism chief stops in Minnesota
Christopher Thompson is the CEO of Brand USA , a relatively new organization charged by both the U.S. government and private industry with attracting more international visitors.
Official: RFA tells DOE to get with the E85 program already
As is its job, the Renewable Fuels Association continues to bang the drum of what it says is a stacked deck against alternative fuels like ethanol.
Petition: Tell Your Senators to Help Save Women's Lives
Some alarming statistics have come to life: on average, women in the US are 11 times more likely to be murdered with guns than in any other developed nation.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Inhofe blocks climate change resolution
Sen. James Inhofe blocked Senate Democrats on Monday from passing a resolution that would have acknowledged the reality of climate change.
Louisiana advocate among those heading to Capitol Hill
A Louisiana advocate for domestic violence victims will testify at a U.S. Senate hearing about loopholes in federal laws that allow abusers and stalkers to buy and keep guns.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
McFadden's Senate campaign bets on frustrations with Washington
The candidate drew a glance of vague recognition from a woman wearing a Harley Davidson T-shirt as she passed through the exhibits building at the Waseca County Fair.
The Washington Post
Waiting on a new name at the Government Printing Office
It's not as big a change as you might imagine. It's the same exact job. Cannon has worked for four years at the Government Printing Office making printing plates, a job he did commercially for three decades.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Limits on ethanol fuel sales have U.S. senators concerned
Democratic U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota has joined with Republican colleague Sen. Charles Grassley of Iowa to push federal investigations of alleged restrictions on ethanol sales by the nation's major oil companies.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Put the brakes on distracted drivers
If you're regularly on our streets and highways, you've likely been an eyewitness.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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