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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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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.

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  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 .

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  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." ...

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  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 ...

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  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.

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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

    Wednesday | Rock102online.com

    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.

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

    Wednesday | Lucianne.com

    ... 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

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  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.

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  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 ...

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  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

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  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 ...

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  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.

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  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.

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  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 ...

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

    Monday Apr 14 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

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

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