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  1. Why Australia's richest person may doom Al FrankenRead the original story

    39 min ago | The Daily Caller

    ... tons of iron ore annually, more than the entire annual iron ore production in the U.S. Franken joined Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Carl Levin (D-MI), and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) in writing a letter to Ex-Im Bank Chairman Fred Hochberg to express ...


  2. Woman Discuss Role In Politics At University Of IowaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KCRG

    ... in the old senate chambers in the Old Capitol building, a place where many men once served. Keynote speaker, Amy Klobuchar, a US Senator from Minnesota gave the keynote address to a packed chamber, which included many female students. After her ...


  3. Does Government Printing Office need a digital-era name?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... Printing Office a new name to better reflect its digital-age work. The legislation, sponsored by Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.), would swap the word "printing" for "publishing" to make the agency the Government Publishing ...


  4. Klobuchar bill would extend police hiringRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    A proposed $900 million extension of a community-oriented police program begun during the Clinton administration could pay for 2,600 additional police officers for cities across the country, including some in Minnesota, said U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar , who introduced the bill last week.


  5. Really Bad Idea: Senator Klobuchar Wants To Mandate A 'Kill Switch' In All Mobile PhonesRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | Techdirt

    We hadn't heard much from Senator Amy Klobuchar recently, but every time she gets anywhere near legislation involving technology, you should run screaming for the hills .


  6. Drivers Privacy Act Now Includes MotorcyclesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Motorcycle USA

    ... the American Motorcyclist Association reports. The substitute amendment was offered in committee by Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) to S. 1925, which deals with information collected by event data recorders, sometimes referred to as "black boxes." ...


  7. Senators Introduce Anti-Theft Cell Phone "Kill Switch" BillRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Wireless Week

    ... it from being reactivated on a network by anyone but the owner," according to a press release on Senator Amy Klobuchar's website . U.S. Senators Klobuchar (D-MN), Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), and Mazie Hirono (D-HI) are ...


  8. Experts: Smartphone Kill Switch Could BackfireRead the original story

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    Minnesota's U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar has been pushing legislation in Washington to require a "kill switch" in cell phones.


  9. Notes on 'Boston Bound' -- Hill Navigator Heads NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Roll Call

    ... for a race as prestigious as the Boston Marathon. But a few are: Kerry Allen , legislative assistant for Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn, hopes to run a 2:48, which is about a 6:25 per mile pace; Scott Zoback , the district press secretary for Rep. James ...


  10. Companies to Add Phone Kill Switch After July 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday | US News & World Report

    ... to add such technology to phones sold in the U.S. by July 2015. Four Democratic senators including Sens. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., have introduced a bill to require wireless companies to install a "kill switch" feature ...


  11. "Kill Switch" for cell phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    After a strong push by Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, cellphone manufacturers and wireless providers will put a "kill switch" into their products beginning next year.


  12. A Year After BackgroundCheck Defeat, Modest GoalsRead the original story

    Wednesday |

    ... left advocates of tighter gun curbs hoping Reid will allow votes on more modest proposals, such as one by Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., to add convicted stalkers to


  13. A year after background check defeat, modest goalsRead the original story

    Wednesday | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... n of gun sale background checks that the Senate derailed last April. One proposal by Minnesota Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar (KLOH'-buh-shar) would add convicted stalkers to the criminals barred from acquiring guns.


  14. Smartphone makers agree on - kill switch' to deter theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thanh Nein News

    ... to delete information remotely from a stolen phone and ensure the device can't operate on networks. Senator Amy Klobuchar, a Minnesota Democrat, has introduced a similar bill that she said is supported by the Major Cities Chiefs Association, a ...


  15. Sustain momentum on Great Lakes cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Star Tribune

    ... quality of life.'' From an April 3 letter to a congressional subcommittee signed by Minnesota Democratic Sens. AMY KLOBUCHAR and AL FRANKEN, and nine other senators. The Opinion section is produced by the Editorial Department to foster discussion


  16. Federal Legislation Introduced to Limit Access to Data from Vehicle Black BoxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Car and Driver

    ... grilled General Motors CEO Mary Barra earlier this month-approved a bill introduced in January by Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and John Hoeven (R-ND). The bipartisan effort, signed by 23 cosponsors, seeks to consolidate the 14 state laws explicitly ...


  17. Boston Bound: Capitol Hill Staffers Lace Up for MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Roll Call

    Allen, right, a legislative assistant for Sen. Amy Klobuchar , will be among the 36,000 runners at this year's Boston Marathon.


  18. Boozman, Pryor Join Others to Introduce Child Protection ActRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2013 | FOX16

    U.S. Senators Mark Pryor , John Boozman , Amy Klobuchar , and Al Franken today introduced the National Child Protection Training Act, a bipartisan bill that seeks to improve child abuse training programs and enhance child protection nationwide.


  19. EPA ban puts Minnesota's ice rinks in tough positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Free Republic

    ... AC and heat pumps that use R-22 too. And they don't have a crack (and I do mean crack) Democrat Senator like Amy Klobuchar helping them. I've still got a nice stash of R-11 that they banned in 96 for my old cars AC systems. What's gonna happen when ...


  20. Klobuchar in Mexico to stop sex trafficking, heroin epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 |

    U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar is in Mexico working with that country's leaders to help end our mutual heroin and sex trafficking problems.