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From left to right: Lt. Gov. Peggy Flangan, She Pivots podcast host Emily Tisch Sussman and Vice President Kamala Harris. The trio held a roundtable event on abortion rights at Metropolitan State University on Oct 22, 2022.

Harris visits St. Paul for abortion roundtable, fundraiser

by Alex Steil
Published October 24, 2022
The vice president traveled to Metropolitan State University and Minneapolis during the day-long trip.
Klobuchar also came to the University in May to attend Walter Mondales memorial service.

Klobuchar visits Humphrey School, talks about threats to democracy

by Alex Steil
Published October 17, 2022
The United States senator attended an hour-long lecture and answered questions from a Humphrey professor.
Rep. Ilhan Omar (DFL), her family, supporters and even her dog met with media Tuesday night outside of the Dinkytown Target prior to the election results.

Primary results are in

by Minnesota Daily News Staff
Published August 9, 2022
Rep. Ilhan Omar defeated Don Samuels in a narrow race, and Walz and Jensen both won the DFL and GOP governor primaries.
Voters went to Grace University Lutheran Church, among other polling places, to cast their votes for the 2022 primary election on Tuesday.

Voters head to polls for primaries

by Minnesota Daily News Staff
Published August 9, 2022
Some of the top issues among voters near the University of Minnesota campus on Tuesday were reproductive rights and public safety.
Rep. Ilhan Omar (DFL) and Don Samuels are two of the frontrunners in the 2022 DFL primary for Minnesotas 5th Congressional District. Minnesotas primary is Tuesday, Aug. 9. Photos courtesy of Omar and Samuels.

Q&A with 5th Congressional District DFL candidates

by Olivia Stevens
Published August 6, 2022
The top two Democratic candidates plan to approach issues like public safety and student debt differently.
The Supreme Court building on Nov. 21, 2019.

EPA ruling puts climate change fight in local hands

by Devlin Epding
Published July 29, 2022
The Supreme Court’s decision in West Virginia v. EPA leaves the future for environmental regulations uncertain.
A reproductive rights protest is held in front of the Minnesota State Capitol in Saint Paul on Sunday, July 17.

Thousands of abortion rights supporters march to Capitol

by Olivia Stevens
Published July 20, 2022
People of diverse backgrounds gathered to demand better access to reproductive health care in the state.
The Supreme Court building on Nov. 21, 2019.

Law, political science professors adjust curricula, syllabi after Roe overturn

by Ellie Roth
Published July 11, 2022
The Supreme Court justices’ stray from precedent has caused many professors within the law school and political science department to examine the way they teach constitutional law and the judicial process.
Joe Biden speaks at the memorial service for former Vice President Walter Frederick “Fritz” Mondale held Sunday.

BREAKING: Biden signs executive order advancing abortion protections after Roe overturn

by Ellie Roth
Published July 8, 2022
The order lays out measures to ensure women will be able to travel out of state to receive an abortion, along with additional instructions for the Department of Health and Human Services and the Federal Trade Commission.
Protesters laid down in front of City Hall on June 12 to represent students participating in an active shooter drill.

Activists, medical professionals call for change after mass shootings

by Olivia Stevens and Dane Germany
Published June 29, 2022
Congress and President Joe Biden signed historic, bipartisan gun control legislation last week.

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