It's been a few decades since a Minnesota lieutenant governor had a clear role or obvious influence. Tina Smith, incoming, may be in a better position than most.
Updated: December 12, 2014, - 06:46 PM
Republicans control Minnesota House because of new outstate lawmakers.
Updated: December 07, 2014, - 10:38 AM
The Fifth District representative has always done the hard work, door to door and more, and it shows.
Updated: November 26, 2014, - 08:25 PM
Major renovation project will displace legislators and others for two years.
Updated: November 22, 2014, - 06:00 PM
And not just for Obama, but almost every midterm. That's an important thing for Minnesota parties to know.
Updated: November 14, 2014, - 06:36 PM
Tuesday's vote was a tilt toward rural, but let's not overcorrect.
Updated: November 07, 2014, - 05:37 PM
One can hope the gears will turn, but the reality is things are pretty frozen.
Updated: November 03, 2014, - 12:15 PM
Collin Peterson (in the Seventh Congressional District) and Rick Nolan (in the Eighth) believe they’ll work through any headwinds to retain their seats.
Updated: October 25, 2014, - 07:07 PM
Why? Here’s a theory: Old issues have been resolved, and new ones are still being shaped.
Updated: October 17, 2014, - 07:23 PM