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  1. Republican Voters Break With NRA On Gun Ban For StalkersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Switched

    ... violence against women . The gun lobby sent a letter to senators last month urging them to vote against Sen. Amy Klobuchar's (D-Minn.) legislation to ban convicted stalkers and abusive dating partners from possessing guns. The letter claims that the ...

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  2. D.C. hearing on gun curb for domestic abusersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    ... and that American women are more likely to be killed with a gun than women in other developed countries. Sen. Amy Klobuchar has proposed legislation to ensure that abusive partners and convicted stalkers can't have guns. The law prohibits possession ...

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  3. Louisiana advocate among those heading to Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Times

    ... Committee hearing Wednesday in Washington, D.C. She and others will urge U.S. senators to support Sen. Amy Klobuchar's Protecting Domestic and Stalking Victims Act (S. 1290), which would protect victims of stalking and dating abuse by ensuring that ...

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  4. Waiting on a new name at the Government Printing OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... But a name change may be easier said than done, for doing so requires a vote in Congress. In January, Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) offered the bill, but it still awaits a vote before the Senate (not to mention another ...

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  5. McFadden's Senate campaign bets on frustrations with WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... and laments all of Washington, but doesn't hesitate to offer unsolicited praise of Democratic Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar , in an early bid for middle-of-the-road voters. McFadden applauded the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling that exempted ...

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  6. Limits on ethanol fuel sales have U.S. senators concernedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Star Tribune

    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.

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  7. Susan G. KomenA , The Young Survival CoalitionA And Living Beyond Breast CancerA ..Read the original story

    Friday | PressReleasePoint

    ... in the House and Senate by Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) and Renee Ellmers (R-NC) and Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and David Vitter (R-LA), the bill, if passed, would ensure that the Act will continue to serve the educational needs of young ...

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  8. Put the brakes on distracted driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Star Tribune

    ... indicate that more needs to be done to educate motorists. To that end, earlier this week Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar announced the Improving Driver Safety Act to help more states have access to federal funds to combat distracted driving. She ...

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  9. Susan G. KomenA , the Young Survival CoalitionA and Living Beyond...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Business Wire

    ... Young Act, or EARLY Act. "We are grateful for Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Renee Ellmers and Sens. Amy Klobuchar and David Vitter's leadership in introducing this critical piece of legislation." Introduced for reauthorization in the House and ...

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  10. Another Minnesota Miracle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Weekly Standard

    ... comedian and maintained a low-key and down-to-business approach, allowing the state's popular senior senator, Amy Klobuchar, to get most of the headlines. He consistently backed President Obama and Senate leader Harry Reid, including a vote for the ...

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  11. Legislation promoting early detection of breast cancer unites right and left on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | BayouBuzz.com

    La., a leading conservative, joined with Sen. Amy Klobuchar , D-Minn., a liberal, to introduce legislation reauthorizing the 2010 EARLY Act, which has helped identify gaps in education and awareness among young women and health care providers.

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  12. Legislation promoting early detention of breast cancer unites right and left on Capitol HillRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | NOLA.com

    On Thursday, Sen. David Vitter , R-La., a leading conservative, joined with Sen. Amy Klobuchar , D-Minn., a liberal, to introduce legislation reauthorizing the 2010 EARLY Act, which has helped identify gaps in education and awareness among young women and health care providers.

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  13. US senator mourns the assassination of Somali MPRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | In-depth Africa

    Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar has condemned the killing of popular singer and a female Member of the Somali Federal Parliament Saado Ali Warsame in Mogadishu on Wednesday.

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  14. Funding for Border Crisis Could Detract From Local ResourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... that they receive the help, because otherwise it's really hard to survive," said Sedarski. According to Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Minnesota has been home to 32,000 refugees in the past 10 years. In a statement she said, "As we address the influx of ...

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  15. Minn. refugee groups fear losing federal funds to border crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Star Tribune

    ... g about children here who have potentially been trafficked and who could be trafficked again." Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar said she is working on the issue and has heard from the refugee resettlement organizations

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  16. Grassley, Klobuchar Ask For Further Study Concerning Big Oil IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Senators Chuck Grassley of Iowa and Amy Klobuchar of Minn. have asked the Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission to further study possible anti-competitive practices regarding certain oil companies.

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  17. Klobuchar, Grassley want probe of ethanol sales restrictionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Star Tribune

    ... and Glen Stubbe . Contributors in D.C.: Allison Sherry , Corey Mitchell and Jim Spencer . Democratic U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota has joined with Republican colleague Sen. Charles Grassley of Iowa to push federal investigations of alleged ...

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  18. GOP gubernatorial candidate Johnson hospitalizedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Star Tribune

    ... ince taking office four years ago. In 2006, when she was making her first run for office, Democratic U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar had two hip surgeries.

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  19. Federal disaster declared in 8 Minn. counties recovering from June stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Star Tribune

    ... summer triggered devastating flooding that inflicted severe damage all across our state," Democratic U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar said in a news release. "This disaster declaration will deliver critical funding and support to communities impacted by ...

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  20. Examples of Social Media in M&A TransactionsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | JD Supra

    In April 2014, the SEC provided guidance on the use of social media in M&A and other contexts.

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