Democrat Senator Al Franken has officially submitted his resignation after being pressured late past year to step down in the face of sexual misconduct allegations, the media reported. Though I never anticipated this moment, I am resolved to do everything I can to move Minnesota forward.
According to a post from the office of Governor Dayton, the governor credits Smith with some impressive social and economic efforts on behalf of the state's citizens-including "expanding paid parental leave, cracking down on wage theft, combatting the opioid crisis, growing Minnesota's clean energy economy, improving access to high-speed Internet, enrolling tens of thousands of children in high-quality, early-learning programs, and increasing access to jobs and economic opportunity for all Minnesotans".
Senator smith addressed issues she wants to focus on while in Washington, from paid parental leave to maintaining roads.
"Senator Klobuchar has been so supportive", Smith says. Smith is to sworn in for her position in the Senate, on 3rd January, after Franken officially leaves his seat. "I couldn't be happier or more proud of our state that we get the wonderful representation from Tina".
Friday night Senator Tina Smith made her first big public appearance, meeting Northlanders in Duluth. "I believe there's a real opportunity to make headway here".
Top honchos exit Disney board
The 66-year-old is now scheduled to leave the company in 2021, the fourth time the company postponed his planned retirement date. Oracle co-CEO Safra Catz and Illumina CEO Franis deSouza will join the board next month.
Iranian oil tanker sinks one week after collision
The network said rescuers were prevented from entering the crew living quarters by temperatures as high as 192 degrees. The stricken tanker, Sanchi , had drifted into Japan's exclusive economic zone and "suddenly ignited", reports said .
"I think that she probably should take interest in rural and urban areas of the cities", UMD professor political science Cindy Rugeley "Pay attention to greater Minnesota as well as the twin cities and more urban areas". She also worked as a vice president of external affairs for Planned Parenthood Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota.
"I do know she intentionally left the swamp when she dropped out of Congress some years ago", the ministry leader tells OneNewsNow, "because it is exactly that: a swamp - not an easy place to be a part of". "Tina Smith is very different".
"Some of the basic things you have to do, like figuring out where I'm going to live when I'm in Washington, D.C., and learning about the Senate and how the Senate works", she said.
Here's to hoping 2018 is crammed with all kinds of work on women's behalf that can fill Smith with pride.
Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins are two of 58 Australian players in the auction - the country with the most entries. As far as global cricketers are concerned, leading the list are names like Chris Gayle and Ben Stokes .
Flu cases spiked the most in the South with the number expected to rise as we head into the peak of flu season . Using warm water and soap is the best way to protect against the virus, according to Qured GP, Dr Amy Bibby.
He said South Africa has a lot to learn from Kenya, especially in agriculture sector, which is well developed. ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the ANC's national executive committee January 8 statement.
Yavuz said the cause of the incident was not yet known and the airport was closed until 08:00 a.m. local (05:00 GMT). The plane then tore through grass verges before digging into mud and coming to a terrifying stop - on a cliff edge.
She made one of two free throws with 17 seconds to go as Arizona State's leading scorer, Robbi Ryan, fouled out. Oregon State had a 37-33 rebounding advantage and turned 14 offensive rebounds into 15 second-chance points.
A number of other large investors have also bought and sold shares of STZ . 128 funds opened positions while 644 raised stakes. Cetera Advisor Limited Com holds 5,119 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. 64,772 are owned by Walleye Trading Ltd Liability Co.
Shaw was dismissed on 94 when he edged the ball to the keeper, while Kalra was caught at mid-wicket and was dismissed at 86. This was the highest opening partnership for India in any U19 World Cup and their second highest for any wicket.
After $0.93 actual EPS reported by Exxon Mobil Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 6.45% EPS growth. The stock of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, May 11 by Topeka Capital Markets.
Parsec Fincl Mngmt Incorporated stated it has 0.09% in Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT). $948,612 worth of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). James Dondero decreased its stake in Apple Inc (AAPL) by 17.11% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.
Liverpool vs Manchester City: Combined XI
Former Arsenal striker Wright is tipping Liverpool to cause Manchester City plenty of problems at Anfield on Sunday afternoon. In an exclusive interview with Liverpool legend and Sky Sports pundit Phil Thompson, Klopp said: "I'm a football romantic.
South Africa off to steady start
But Ishant is the star of the second morning as he took two of the four wickets to fall today and finished with figures of 3/46. The surface at SuperSport Park was nothing like that, however, with slow bowler Ashwin the one to profit on the opening day.
Allardyce wants tiresome Everton to become more boring
New Everton striker Cenk Tosun has been warned about Sam Allardyce's tactics by experienced Turkey midfielder Emre Belozoglu. Everton had emerged early for the second half, but how quickly and brutally they were forced to revert to damage limitation.
Eastman Kodak (KODK): Stock to Follow
Company has conspicuous measure of stock oscillations; average true range may be heating up this temperature with value of 0.51. Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 buys , and 4 insider sales for $34,673 activity. ( KODK ) according to Finviz Data is $-0.78.
Canadiens Danault taken to hospital with head injury
Marchand's power-play goal late in the first period tied the game, and the back-and-forth goal scoring was off and running. Deslauriers picked up a loose puck at the Boston blue line and beat Tuukka Rask with a low shot from the slot at 5:45.
Dark Souls Remastered: No HDR on PS4 Pro
First off, Nintendo's 2014 Wii U hit Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is coming to the Switch on May 4. This update will upgrade the anime-inspired classic with HD-quality visuals and a new epilogue.