Marshall Independent: Sen. Al Franken Advancing Career Paths

Senator Franken, top Democrat on the Senate Employment Subcommittee, has long supported education-business partnerships that train Minnesotans to fill high-paying, in-demand jobs. During his “Advancing Career Pathways Tour,” Sen. Franken and his office have highlighted how these partnerships aren’t just for adults-they can also help prepare young students, like high schoolers, for 21st century jobs......

Dayton, Lourey, Johnson: Give Minnesotans another good choice on their health insurance – MinnesotaCare Buy In

The “individual health insurance market” is the place where Minnesotans who are not covered by other private or public plans can individually buy coverage for themselves and their families. Under federal law, the window to buy policies for 2017 closed last week. There was good news and bad news. The good news is that more......

Two upcoming events for DFLers to get involved

DFLers, there are two upcoming opportunities for you to get involved: First… The Second and Fourth Congressional District DFL units in partnership are organizing the event “Mobilize for Healthcare.” Democrats need to stand together to take on the Trump administration and the Republicans in Washington and Saint Paul.  Join Congresswoman Betty McCollum, DFL elected officials,......

He’s being called Mini-Trump

Jason Lewis, best known for his far-right radio show rants like slavery shouldn’t be illegal, women are too dumb to vote, and his call for a constitutional amendment allowing “any state to peaceably leave the union,” is the Republican candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s 2nd Congressional District. That’s right, the group of people claiming to be the party of......

Angie Craig for Congress Debuts Campaign’s First Television Advertisement “Start”

You’ve probably already seen it… EAGAN, MN – Today, Angie Craig, the DFL candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s Second District, released the first television ad of her campaign for this open congressional seat. “Start” introduces Angie to voters by highlighting her record as a business leader at St. Jude Medical, and the successful programs she......