The sprawling Eighth is one of the nation's most hotly contested races, with millions of dollars pouring into the state from political action committees, super PACs and interest groups.
Updated: October 10, 2012, - 11:05 PM
United Way service was on a committee, not a board.
Updated: October 08, 2012, - 09:54 PM
Senators filed complaint over use of taxpayer funds to oppose voter ID issue.
Updated: October 05, 2012, - 06:04 AM
After Michel Bachmann's presidential campaign, she isn't taking "anything for granted" in her congressional re-election race against Democrat Jim Graves.
Updated: September 28, 2012, - 06:00 AM
Mystic Lake Casino awaits approval from the Bureau of Indian Affairs. It has long been one of the state's few dry tribal casinos, but after watching revenue suffer along with the economy and years of requests from thirsty guests, the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community quietly agreed to a policy change.
Updated: September 22, 2012, - 06:23 AM
Ads are the latest sign of a fierce fight between high-profile Tea Party leader Michele Bachmann and atypical Democrat Jim Graves.
Updated: September 21, 2012, - 06:34 PM
With ties to GOP ticket, Wisconsin joins Ohio and Iowa as toss-up states.
Updated: September 16, 2012, - 07:11 PM
Lowertown ballpark for St. Paul Saints is among grant finalists.
Updated: September 11, 2012, - 08:23 AM
Enthusiastic crowd packed auditorium to see Obama accept nomination.
Updated: September 06, 2012, - 11:59 PM