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U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Crosby, and other Minnesota congressmen celebrated a rare display of bipartisanship Wednesday with the passage of an $8.2 billion House bill crafting the next decade’s worth of water projects.
Along with mapping out plans for dams, harbors and river navigation, the legislation puts into place a plan to combat the spread of invasive carp to Minnesota waters.
WASHINGTON — Eighth District U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan says the “Problem Solvers Caucus” he belongs to, which is comprised of other Democrats and also Republicans, has the antidote to a dysfunctional Congress.
WASHINGTON – More than 50 years after the Upper St.
Everywhere she goes these days, Nancy Pelosi hears the skepticism. It rains down on her at fundraisers from Boston to Albuquerque, among her fellow Democrats on Capitol Hill and back home in San Francisco, where the antiwar spirit of the 1960s still blankets the city like the summer fog.
by DENISE MARTIN