March 1, 2007 at 7:21 a.m.
Sen. Klobuchar said she was advised by former Minn. Senator Walter Mondale that when people go to serve in the senate they "either grow or swell," and she plans to grow. She said she runs into non-elected, working people on the hill who still talk fondly about Sen. Paul Wellstone, when they learn she's from Minnesota. Klobuchar is pictured with Chisago County Attorney Janet Reiter in smaller photo. Klobuchar, who served as Hennepin County Attorney, said she thoroughly enjoyed being county attorney, but it was much more unpredictable than Washington D.C. is.