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Klobuchar steps into Senate leadership role

October 25, 2013

Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, a Democrat, earned some time in the spotlight recently for her role in helping bring to an end the federal government shutdown....

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Oct-28-13 12:18 AM

You must mean an altogether different Klobuchar than the one I only occasionally see or hear. Not that I mind her not doing anything out there in Washington. People like her cost us enough as it is. Can anyone tell me a worthwhile thing, anything, besides tow the party line as they drive the country off a cliff, that she has ACTUALLY done on her own, and not just puking out what she has been told to say in order to get her campaign money. I know of nothing she has authored, or sponsored or co-sponsored. If I missed it I apologize, but it must not have been very newsworthy or someone would've brought it up to me

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Oct-28-13 10:36 AM

This session she has sponsored 56 bills and co sponsored 219.


She and Michele Bachmann worked together to get funding and approval for the Stillwater bridge project. Numerous Veterans Affairs and care for the elderly bills she has championed. She's a moderate democrat and like moderate republicans they tend to follow party lines most of the time. She can actually work with Republicans which seems to have become very rare as of late.

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