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  • HAVANA, CUBA -  FEBRUARY 3:  Fidel Castro speaks during the ceremony in which President of Venezuela Hugo Chavez was given the UNESCO Jose Marti award  for his efforts in education February 3, 2006 in Havana, Cuba.   (Photo by Sven Creutzmann/Mambo Photography/Getty Images)
    November 28, 2016  

    A 21-gun salute launched Cuba’s week of mourning for Fidel Castro, who passed away Friday night at 90. But in Miami, it was a day of celebration for the many who see the former leader’s death as the conclusion of a violent and oppressive era. Jeffrey Brown talks to Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and The Heritage Foundation’s Ana Quintana about what’s next for Cuba and its relationship with the U.S. Continue reading

  • EpiPen auto-injection epinephrine pens manufactured by Mylan NV pharmaceutical company for use by severe allergy sufferers. Photo by Jim Bourg/Reuters
    August 24, 2016  

    Nearly everyone knows someone who carries an EpiPen due to a severe allergy. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn) is no different — as a child, her daughter almost died from a reaction to nuts. But Mylan, the company that produces EpiPens, has quintupled their price since 2003, making it harder for people with allergies to stay safe. John Yang asks Klobuchar about her legislative efforts to intervene. Continue reading

  • April 14, 2009   BY  

    Despite a Minnesota three-judge panel ruling this week that Democrat Al Franken won the most votes in last year’s Senate race against Republican Norm Coleman, it could still be weeks or months before Minnesota’s vacant Senate seat is filled. Continue reading