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Stories with person: Amy Klobuchar
  • A year after background check defeat, modest goals 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 10:23 am
  • WASHINGTON - Democratic worries about this November's elections, a lack of Senate votes and House opposition are forcing congressional gun-control supporters to significantly winnow their 2014 agenda, a year after lawmakers scuttled President Barack Obama's effort to pass new curbs on firearms.

  • Sens make friendly wager on Frozen Four semifinal 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 10:17 am
  • BISMARCK, North Dakota - U.S. senators from North Dakota and Minnesota are making a friendly wager on the outcome of the NCAA Frozen Four semifinal hockey matchup involving the University of North Dakota and the University of Minnesota.

  • Senator wants federal help on witness intimidation 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 4:26 pm
  • WASHINGTON - A U.S. senator is joining the Philadelphia district attorney in seeking federal help to battle a rise in witness intimidation.