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  1. Analysis: New party in charge, same challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... is an embarrassing result, and I hope that the House will get its act together moving forward," said Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., speaking before even the three-week proposal was rejected. The current chaos has its roots in a critical decision in ...

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  2. Legislation aimed at combating sex trafficking headed for Senate voteRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    Minnesota U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar's legislation aimed at combating sex trafficking is on its way to a vote in the Senate. The legislation, modeled after Minnesota's "Safe Harbor" law, passed the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday, which paved the way for a vote in the full Senate.

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  3. Minn. Law Officials Express Concern Over Stalled Homeland Security BillRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBS Local

    With the recent threats made against Minnesota and the Mall of America there is concern that the impact a shutdown could have on security in Minnesota. Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar joined congressional democrats this week calling for more security rather than a move that could scale back security.

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  4. Nets Tout Dem Fear Mongering on DHS Shutdown, Hit GOP as DangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsBusters.org

    ... in his words, 'a direct impact on America's national security.'" CBS This Morning featured Democratic Senator Amy Klobuchar to hyperventilate: "Our message to these terrorists cannot be that we are going to shut down the department of Homeland ...

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  5. MMA Discusses SGR with Lawmakers in WashingtonRead the original story

    Thursday | Minnesota Medical Association Online

    Between Feb. 23 and 25, MMA President Donald Jacobs, MD, President-Elect Dave Thorson, MD, Maya Babu, MD, and Dave Renner, MMA director of state and federal legislation, met with Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Sen. Al Franken and Rep. Betty McCollum. They also met with representatives for Rep. Erik Paulsen and Rep. Tom Emmer.

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  6. MMA Discuss SGR with Lawmakers in WashingtonRead the original story

    Thursday | Minnesota Medical Association Online

    Between Feb. 23 and 25, MMA President Donald Jacobs, MD, President-Elect Dave Thorson, MD, Maya Babu, MD, and Dave Renner, MMA director of state and federal legislation, met with Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Sen. Al Franken and Rep. Betty McCollum. They also met with representatives for Rep. Erik Paulsen and Rep. Tom Emmer.

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  7. Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorialsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Marshall Independent

    ... unintended pregnancies - and fewer recurring criminal justice expenses. At the federal level, Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Republican Rep. Erik Paulsen have previously tried to pass similar legislation and are working on it again this year. The ...

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  8. Dana Milbank: Senate Democrats relish the reversal of rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ohio.com

    Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn. joined at left by Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and other Democratic lawmakers on Capitol Hill, talks about the urgency of funding the Department of Homeland Security because of increased threats by those like the Somalia-based terror group al-Shabab that urges Muslims to attack shopping malls in the United States, in Washington, Tuesday.

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  9. Stop posturing and fund Homeland SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    ... on immigration issues, although a majority agreed with the policies the president was trying to promote. Sen. Amy Klobuchar , D-Minn., said it well in a floor speech earlier this week. "At a time when terror groups like Al-Shabab are calling for ...

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  10. Trade, Travel, More at Stake When US-Cuba Talks ResumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Voice of America

    ... on both sides for a potential breakthrough this year. From left, U.S. Sens. Claire McCaskill of Missouri, Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota and Mark Warner of Virginia speak to reporters during a visit to Cuba in support of a bill aimed at lifting the U.S. ...

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  11. McConnell has strategy to avert DHS shutdown - Wed, 25 Feb 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... funding bill. Almost the entire Senate Democratic caucus held a news conference earlier Tuesday, where Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., at one point urged Republicans "to fund our security and not to send a message to Al-Shabab that we're just going to ...

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  12. MOA could be affected if Homeland Security funds dry upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Star Tribune

    ... bill - that is without any restrictions on funding all of the department's programs. Both Democratic Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken urged Republican colleagues to back the "clean" bill and move on to other battles. Klobuchar said much of the ...

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  13. Iowa criminal investigator testifies in Washington, DC about sex traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KIMT

    ... and labor trafficking. S. 166, is the Stop Exploitation Through Trafficking Act, and was introduced by Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, as well as Senators John Cornyn, Heidi Heitkamp and Mark Kirk. This bill would treat children trafficked for ...

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  14. McConnell outlines potential plan to avert Homeland Security shutdownRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... funding bill. Almost the entire Senate Democratic caucus held a news conference earlier Tuesday, where Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., at one point urged Republicans "to fund our security and not to send a message to Al-Shabab that we're just going to ...

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  15. Northland lawmakers push for DHS dealRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    ... cannot be that we are going to shut down the DHS. That cannot be the message coming from the senate," Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota said. Republican Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, who leads the Senate Committee that oversees the DHS says, he's ...

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  16. Reports: GOP Losing Appetite For DHS Funding FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | News Max

    ... shutdown at a time of rising global terrorism would send a message of weakness to America's enemies. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Minnesota Democrat, invoked the threat made against shopping malls, including her state's Mall of America, by the militant group ...

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  17. Senator Klobuchar pushes for bipartisan legislation to crack down on sex traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    S Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota pushed for bipartisan legislation cracking down on sex traffickers at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, today. Senator Klobuchar has been a national advocate in the fight to combat sex trafficking and has introduced bipartisan legislation modeled after Minnesota's "Safe Harbor" law.

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  18. Senate Republicans Back Off Threat to Shut Down Homeland SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WTVY Dothan

    ... without pay. "Our message to these terrorists cannot be that we are going to shut down the DHS," said Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-MN. "That cannot be the message coming from the Senate." Congress is also watching the immigration fight now play out in ...

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  19. This Is How Senate Democrats Think They'll Win the DHS ShutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | National Journal

    ... a disaster in the wake of recent terrorism threats. Sunday morning, the DHS funding debate hit home for Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota. A video emerged of terrorist group al-Shabaab calling for attacks on shopping centers, like the Mall of America ...

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  20. Reid: GOP's immigration gambit does "nothing" to fund DHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | CBS News

    ... Tuesday cited the range of global threats facing America as they pushed Republicans to fund DHS. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minnesota, noted a video released Sunday by Somali terror group Al-Shabaab that urged followers to attack Western shopping malls, ...

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