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Trump Says He Would Improve Iran Deal, Not Repudiate It

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says it would make no sense to "repudiate" the nuclear arms deal with Iran. Speaking about the agreement to rein in Tehran's nuclear program, the billionaire real estate mogul calls it "a horrible contract" and says he'd work to improve it if elected...


  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump looks at a signed pledge during a news conference in Trump Tower, Thursday, in New York. Trump Signs Pledge to Back GOP's 2016 Presidential Nominee

    Donald Trump says he has signed a Republican loyalty pledge to back the GOP's 2016 nominee for president and skip a potential third-party bid...

  • Reps Tim Kelly and Tara Mack Lawmakers Deny Allegations of 'Making Out' at Eagan Park

    State Reps. Tim Kelly of Red Wing and Tara Mack of Apple Valley were cited Aug. 25 for causing a nuisance. The Dakota County deputy who issued the citations wrote that the two were making out and Kelly's pants were pulled down. Both are married to other people...

  • Obama Locking Up Votes in Senate for Iran Nuclear Deal

    President Barack Obama is just one Senate vote shy of being able to declare success on the Iran nuclear deal and cement a foreign policy legacy...

  • St. Louis Park Schedules Public Meeting on Proposed Plastic Bag Ban

    St. Louis Park residents can weigh in on a proposed plastic bag ban during an upcoming public listening session. The city council is considering regulating point-of-sale plastic bags in the city. City documents say the city is “committed to being a leader in environmental stewardship” and that they will “increase environmental consciousness and responsibility in all areas of city business.”...

  • Bills Targeting Planned Parenthood Funding Up for Hearing in Wis.

    A Republican bill to block federal money from going to Planned Parenthood in Wisconsin is up for a public hearing. The Assembly Health Committee was scheduled to hear the measure on Wednesday, along with another bill that would restrict how much Planned Parenthood can be reimbursed for prescription drugs from the federal government...

  • Obama Locking Up Votes in Senate for Iran Nuclear Deal

    President Barack Obama is just one Senate vote shy of being able to declare success on the Iran nuclear deal and cement a foreign policy legacy...

  • Biden to Test Political Waters in Florida as He Mulls 2016

    Vice President Joe Biden may get an early glimpse of his presidential prospects at the start of a three-state trip as he considers a late entry into the 2016 Democratic primaries...

  • Lawmakers Press Dayton to Hit Pause on UCare Decision

    State senators are pressing Gov. Mark Dayton to halt a contracting process that would squeeze out a major health insurance company. UCare sued the state last month after being cut out during a bid process for public programs...

  • Franken Encourages Job Training Programs within Local Businesses

    U.S. Sen. Al Franken visited Baldinger Bakery in St. Paul Tuesday to encourage local businesses to create job training programs for its employees. The bakery employs an apprentice program that allows employees to further their training and learn about the engineering processes used at the bakery....

  • Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks during a campaign stop at the VFW, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Littleton, N.H. Marco Rubio Says Nation Doesn't Need US Education Department

    Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio says the U.S. doesn't need a federal Education Department.

     

    The Florida senator spoke at a town hall meeting of about 200 people on Tuesday in Carson City. He's on a multi-stop tour of northern Nevada...

  • Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Walker, in Office Since 25, Denies He's a Career Politician

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker denies he's a career politician - even though he's been in elected office since he was 25 years old. The 47-year-old Republican presidential candidate says in an interview with CNBC that he believes a career politician is "somebody who's been in Congress for 25 years."...

  • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Christie Tells Fallon He Might 'Go Nuclear' in Next Debate

    During an appearance on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" Monday night, the New Jersey governor and presidential candidate told Fallon that he's considering going "nuclear" if he's relegated to the sidelines during the next GOP face-off, which will be moderated by CNN later this month...

  • State Dept. Releases 7,121 Pages of Clinton's Emails, 125 Censored

    The State Department released 7,121 pages of Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails Monday, including about 125 emails that have been censored because they contain information that is now deemed classified....

  • Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry Perry Campaign Will Have 1 Paid Staffer in Iowa

     Rick Perry's cash-strapped presidential campaign is set to keep going in Iowa with just one paid staffer and some volunteers. The former Texas governor's senior Iowa strategist, Robert Haus, says the Republican campaign will have one paid operative for now. Haus will stay on in an unpaid capacity...

  • Wisconsin's Walker Looks to Iowa to Regain Momentum

    Scott Walker wowed Iowa Republicans in January at one of the first events of the 2016 campaign, a moment that shot the Wisconsin governor into the top-tier of GOP candidates for president...










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