Politics & Elections

Gov. Walz Considers Special Session to Help Diabetics

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Gov. Tim Walz says he's open to calling a special session to help diabetics who can't afford the cost of insulin, but lawmakers must first work out a deal. A measure that would have established an…

Heitkamp Says DNC Should Reevaluate New Debate Criteria

FARGO (KFGO) - Former U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) is criticizing the Democratic National Committee for establishing new rules that affect which candidates are allowed to participate in presidential debates. The DNC says to qualify, candidates must now have at…

Moorhead City Council Member Steve Gehrtz Announces Resignation

MOORHEAD, MINN. (KFGO) - Moorhead City Councilman Steve Gehrtz had a surprise announcement at Monday night's meeting. He announced he will resign his seat effective August 15. Gehrtz, who has represented the Fourth Ward which covers much of southeast Moorhead…

President Trump: Tariffs on Mexico Cancelled

WASHINGTON - A deal is reached between the U.S. and Mexico ending tariffs that were scheduled to be put in place Monday. President Trump tweets, "Mexico, in turn, has agreed to take strong measures to stem the tide of migration…

Speaker Pelosi to Keynote MN DFL Fundraiser Friday

MINNEAPOLIS - Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi will give the keynote address for Minnesota's DFL party's Humphrey Mondale dinner Friday night. "The House Democratic Majority in Washington has been hard at work tackling the toughest issues facing our country just…

Minnesota Special Session May Run Into Memorial Day Weekend

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) _ The special session of the Minnesota Legislature appears likely to last at least three days and run into the holiday weekend. Republican House Minority Leader Kurt Daudt told reporters just before the session was called to…

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