Daily Donkey, July 31

Health Care

What’s next for health care?, The Week

Trump tells Republicans to get back on US health care bill, CNBC News

A hospital CEO watches Washington struggle over health care, NPR

Trump threatens to end insurance payments if no health care bill, CNBC News

White House pressures Senate to pass health care bill – or else, CBS News

Spare America a do-over on health care. Seize the bipartisan moment., USA Today

Gov. Mark Dayton

In State Budget Talks, Governors Play Hardball, Governing

Dayton appeals ruling that rejected his line-item veto strategy, Star Tribune

Dayton appoints Waconia man to Council on Developmental Disabilities, Chaska Herald


Sen. Al Franken

Al Franken talks health care at Shubert in New Haven; says Trump ‘lies all the time’, New Haven Register


Sen. Amy Klobuchar

Again, Klobuchar enters presidential campaign chatter, Hastings Star Gazette

Editorial: ‘It’s really quite a beautiful structure’, Twin Cities Pioneer Press

Sen. Klobuchar Visit St. Croix Crossing Bridge Ahead of Grand Opening, KSTP


Rep. Tim Walz

Residents invited to attend roundtable meeting with Walz about Mayo concerns, Albert Lea Tribune

Walz confirms Albert Lea discussion – sans Clinic, Post Bulletin

Our View: Talk is good, but don’t expect miracles for Mayo-Albert Lea, Post Bulletin

Farmfest to feature major Farm Bill listening session, Mankato Free Press


Rep. Betty McCollum

Minnesota Congresswoman Betty McCollum Delivers Democratic Address, CBS New York

U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer pushes to restore mineral rights, Star Tribune

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