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  1. Lynch now first black woman to become US attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... prosecuted more terrorism cases since the 9/11 attacks of 2001 than any other office, noted Democratic Senator Amy Klobuchar, who described Lynch as "exactly the type of tough and tested leader" Americans need in the job. With her confirmation ...

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  2. Barway Collins funeral postponed to allow biological Mother to attendRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Insight News

    ... at the U.S. Consulate today. This will determine if she will be allowed to travel to the U.S. that "Sen. Amy Klobuchar's office has become involved in the effort to expedite things and bring Louise Karluah to Minnesota." Concerns were that even if ...

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  3. Bipartisan Group of Senators Call for Strong RFSRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Domestic Fuel

    In case you missed it - all the audio and photos from the 20th National Ethanol Conference can be found here in one place A bipartisan group of senators is calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to reverse its current course and strengthen the Renewable Fuel Standard . Led by U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar , Chuck Grassley , Dick Durbin , John Thune , Al Franken , and Mark Kirk , the 37 in the group say the EPA's latest proposal would create uncertainty for ethanol and biodiesel producers and undermine job creation.

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  4. Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorialsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Marshall Independent

    ... party that seeks to be entrusted with the governance of the whole state. Congratulations are in order for Sen. Amy Klobuchar, who helped overcome and impasse in the U.S. Senate to finally pass a bill to help victims of human trafficking. The bill ...

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  5. Even after genocide, Armenians keep hope for a better world aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TwinCities

    ... will hold a memorial service Friday evening at his church to remember and honor the many lives lost. Sen. Amy Klobuchar and U.S. Reps Betty McCollum and Tim Walz, all D-Minn., are scheduled to attend, among other dignitaries. But it will also be a ...

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  6. BIO Thanks Senators For Urging EPA To Set Strong 2014 RFS RequirementsRead the original story

    Thursday | BioSpace

    ... advanced biofuels, creating jobs and promoting economic growth in rural communities. "We thank Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Dick Durbin (D-IL), John Thune (R-SD), Mark Kirk (R-IL) and Al Franken (D-MN) for their bipartisan ...

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  7. GOP Shows It's Hyde MaintenanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Family Research Council

    ... them -- when in fact, they were the ones doing the misleading. According to the The Hill , the office of Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), one of the measure's sponsors "admitted that an aide knew it was in the bill" all along. McConnell, realizing that ...

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  8. Loretta Lynch confirmed as US attorney-general; first black woman in postRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Straits Times

    ... prosecuted more terrorism cases since the 9/11 attacks of 2001 than any other office, noted Democratic Senator Amy Klobuchar, who described Lynch as "exactly the type of tough and tested leader" Americans need in the job. With her confirmation ...

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  9. Why did the FDA make a statement about Health Canada that gives False Impression of Safety, EfficacyRead the original story

    Thursday | PR Log

    ... to legislation introduced in the U.S.Congress. He points to S. 122, a bi-partisan bill introduced by Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and John McCain (R-AZ) calling specifically for facilitating personal importation of medicines from Canada that are ...

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  10. Collins, King Praise Senate Passage of Steve Gleason ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WVII

    ... led by Senator David Vitter (R-La.) and, along with Senators Collins and King, is also cosponsored by Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), and Mark Kirk (R-Ill.). A companion bill has been introduced ...

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  11. The Klobuchar kludgeRead the original story

    Thursday | Power Line

    Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar specializes in avoiding outspoken stands on important issues. She looks for opportunities to lead the way on trivialities calculated to garner broad public support, such as her crusade against the threat to life and limb posed by "The crisis of the detergent pod."

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  12. U.S. Senate unanimously approves anti-trafficking billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AlertNet

    ... lands. It happens in our own backyard. It happens to 12-year-olds in my own state," said Democratic Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, who played a role in getting the legislation passed. Last year, the National Human Trafficking Resource Center ...

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  13. Al Franken Hosts the Hottest (Dish) Competition in DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC News

    Senators Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar sample entries in the 5th Annual Minnesota Congressional Delegation Hotdish Competition in the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, April 22, 2015. Sen. Al Franken hosted the fifth annual Minnesota Hotdish Competition on Capitol Hill today, where Minnesota lawmakers had the chance to put their best fork forward.

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  14. Bipartisan win is hard to come byRead the original story

    Wednesday | Journal

    Congratulations are in order for Sen. Amy Klobuchar, who helped overcome and impasse in the U.S. Senate to finally pass a bill to help victims of human trafficking. The bill was set to sail through the Senate several weeks ago when it was discovered that Republican Sen. John Cornyn of Texas had slipped Hyde Amendment language into the bill, and it had sailed through committee without anyone noticing.

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  15. Senate passes human trafficking bill after delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TwinCities

    The Senate finally came together Wednesday in rare unanimous support of an anti-human trafficking bill and agreed to a compromise on an abortion provision that had divided the parties, delaying the bill for weeks. The 99-0 vote on the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act came after Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, and Sens. Patty Murray, D-Wash., and Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., reached an agreement on the abortion language.

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  16. Rep. Ellison: Worry about the young people in dark corners, not the ones already arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    ... of murderers, then they might try to leave, but it may be too late. They kill people like that." DFL Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken have both sought additional federal resources for Minnesota to help counter extremist efforts. The president's ...

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  17. Senate finally passes human trafficking billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | McClatchy

    The 99-0 vote on the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act came after Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, and Sens. Patty Murray, D-Wash., and Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., reached an agreement on the abortion language. The vote also cleared the path for long-awaited consideration Thursday on the confirmation of Loretta Lynch to be attorney general.

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  18. Al Franken's Hotdish Competition Brings a Taste of Minnesota to DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... to dig in, noted with a smile, "The first one is awful good, and it ain't mine." "This really is good," Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minnesota, said as she dug her spoon in for seconds of the Cordon Blue Earth Hotdish. The cook responsible for the dish - ...

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  19. Minnesota Hotdish Banter Is Simply DeliciousRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Roll Call

    ... annual celebration of "good natured eating and bonhomie." Tim Walz , D-Minn., Sen. Al Franken , D-Minn., Sen. Amy Klobuchar , D-Minn., and Rep. Keith Ellison , D-Minn., sample the entries in the 5th Annual Minnesota Congressional Delegation Hotdish ...

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  20. Could Washington be learning to compromise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Star Tribune

    Sen. Amy Klobuchar speaks to reporters about a deal that has been reached to resolve a dispute over a sex trafficking bill, at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, April 21, 2015. After weeks of difficult negotiations, the Senate on Tuesday reached an agreement on the bill, paving the way for a confirmation vote on Loretta Lynch to replace Eric Holder as attorney general.

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