A Star Tribune analysis shows campaign spending for House and Senate seats have doubled over the past decade, making Minnesota GOP Chairman Keith Downey, above, a living example of what can happen.
Updated: September 01, 2013, - 09:13 AM
A trip to the State Fair, all but a requirement for anyone running for office, lends candidates a human touch,...
Updated: August 23, 2013, - 09:54 PM
Question of who pays could be critical factor in that decision.
Updated: August 21, 2013, - 07:26 PM
Governor and Prettner Solon “don’t talk very often.” Her decision on seeking re-election could come at year’s end.
Updated: August 20, 2013, - 09:53 PM
Although Dayton won by the thinnest of margins three years ago, his political opponents acknowledge he will be difficult to beat. He has enjoyed strong approval ratings in recent polls and is buoyed by a strengthening economy.
Updated: August 11, 2013, - 09:32 PM
Don Shelby had considered competing against Republican U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen.
Updated: August 09, 2013, - 11:53 PM
Gov. Mark Dayton said he supports repealing a new farm equipment tax during a brief special session next month that he previously insisted would be limited to storm relief.
Updated: August 08, 2013, - 09:18 PM
The nonprofit group that led last year’s failed voter ID constitutional amendment sent out a dire fundraising plea Tuesday, warning...
Updated: August 06, 2013, - 09:21 PM
Phil Villaume withdrew after a list of legislators who allegedly had affairs was inadvertently made public.
Updated: August 01, 2013, - 09:01 PM