GOP Rep. Tom Emmer denounces violence, defends midterm focus on Pelosi
Minnesota GOP Rep. Tom Emmer, the chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee, says ads tying Democratic candidates to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi are "absolutely about the issues," and that "there should be no violence in our society."news.yahoo.com
This week on "Face the Nation with Margaret Brennan," October 30, 2022: Emmer, Maloney, Easterly, Becker, Walter, Timiraos, Salvanto
Rep. Tom Emmer, Rep. Sean Patrick Malone, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Director Jen Easterly, and more, will appear on "Face the Nation with Margaret Brennan" this Sunday.cbsnews.com
Twenty years after death, Wellstone’s beloved Iron Range has shifted to the right
Paul Wellstone, a fiery liberal senator, died 20 years ago Tuesday in a plane crash in Minnesota's Iron Range, a bedrock of Democratic support. Now, the big mining region has broken toward Trump, a miniature version of what's happened in other rural, once-liberal regions.washingtonpost.com
Minnesota Ojibwe harvest sacred, climate-imperiled wild rice
Wild rice, or manoomin in Ojibwe, is sacred to Indigenous peoples in the Great Lakes region because it’s part of their creation story and because for centuries, even a handful made a difference between life and starvation during harsh winters.
Chauvin moved to Arizona federal pen in George Floyd killing
Derek Chauvin has been moved from a Minnesota state prison where he was often held in solitary confinement to a medium-security federal prison in Arizona, where the former police officer convicted in George Floyd’s killing may be held under less restrictive conditions.