That's the question in this week's Eighth District DFL primary.
Updated: August 11, 2012, - 05:16 PM
As a statue is dedicated to the memory of Minnesota's most famous U.S. senator, former staffers recall what made him able to overcome partisanship and get things don
Updated: August 04, 2012, - 07:40 PM
Three out of five men say they expect to run for office someday, compared with just a third of women.
Updated: August 04, 2012, - 07:39 PM
Actually, if it comes down to a narrow group vs. the broader electorate, the answer is easy.
Updated: July 28, 2012, - 06:10 PM
Besides showing that older candidates can run energetic campaigns, these two voices of experience bring useful perspectives.
Updated: July 14, 2012, - 05:59 PM
An important exhibit marks the anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota War.
Updated: July 07, 2012, - 05:01 PM
Minnesota native Norm Ornstein, who has a new book out, weighs in.
Updated: June 30, 2012, - 05:13 PM
Is that a time long gone? Well, consider the stadium legislation.
Updated: June 23, 2012, - 06:40 PM
The national citizens' network is back in action, promoting reform in a cynical era.
Updated: June 16, 2012, - 09:58 PM