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 By Office of US Senator Amy Klobuchar    Lifestyles    June 27, 2013

Local bakery featured at 'Minnesota Morning'

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar’s “Minnesota Morning” featured breakfast pastries from Ma & Pa’s Cozy Little Bakery in Moose Lake June 18. Klobuchar has visited dozens of Minnesota communities in...

 By US Senator Amy Klobuchar    Opinion    June 20, 2013

Coming together for farmers

Whether it is a cold and wet spring, a punishing drought, or foreign countries unexpectedly shutting down their markets to American products, Minnesota farmers and ranchers must contend with a wide range of unpredictable variables that can threaten...

 By US Senator Amy Klobuchar    Opinion    May 23, 2013

Fighting metal theft in Minnesota

Across Minnesota, communities have been facing a rash of robberies. But these thieves aren’t your common thugs stealing TVs or computers — instead they’re going after high-priced metal from businesses, homes and even veterans’ graves, and...

 By US Senator Amy Klobuchar    Opinion    April 11, 2013

Keeping rural communities connected

Distance has always been a tough economic challenge for rural Minnesota. Cars and highways have gone a long way toward shortening that distance. Now, modern communications are bringing the world even closer. With interactive video, a patient in Lac...

 By US Senator Amy Klobuchar    Opinion    February 14, 2013

Seniors deserve affordable prescriptions

Medicare has been a great American success story, protecting the health and financial well-being of millions of senior citizens. It’s an American promise that should never be broken. A part of that promise is keeping prescription drug prices...

 By US Senator Amy Klobuchar    Opinion    January 3, 2013

A New Year's resolution for veterans

As we gather with family and friends this year to enjoy the holiday season and the New Year and give thanks for our many blessings, there’s no better time to remember our men and women in uniform who have given our country the gift of freedom and...

 By US Senator Amy Klobuchar    Opinion    December 13, 2012

Small change can make big difference

This election we heard loud and clear from people on both sides of the aisle: Congress needs more cooperation and less gridlock. The American people want leaders who are ready to roll up their sleeves and get to work. They want leaders who are...