Star Tribune endorsements

The Star Tribune editorial board will make its endorsements for the 2016 general election starting Oct. 23.

Editorial
November 6, 2016

A list of Star Tribune Editorial Board endorsements

Here are our picks in the 2016 fall election cycle.
Editorial
November 2, 2016

Editorial Board endorsements: Koegel, Pryor and Barr for Minnesota House

These three are ready to make an impact at the Legislature.
Editorial
November 2, 2016

Editorial endorsements: Franke, Slaten and Quade for Minnesota House

These newcomers are ready for legislative service.
Editorial
October 31, 2016

Editorial Board endorsements: Hoffman, Newton and Anderson stand out for MN Senate

Our choices share a long commitment to public service.
Editorial
October 31, 2016

Editorial Board endorsements: Three able contenders in state Senate Districts 48, 53 and 58

Our endorsees exhibit qualities legislative service requires.
Editorial
October 30, 2016

Editorial Board endorsement: Rick Nolan has earned a third term in Eighth District

He's served his district well and deserves re-election.
Editorial
October 28, 2016

Editorial Board endorsement: Collin Peterson deserves another term

Democrat uses his stature in Congress to effectively serve his District.
Editorial
October 28, 2016

Editorial Board endorsement: Tom Emmer deserves re-election in Sixth District

Since losing gubernatorial race in 2010, he's become more inclusive.
Editorial
October 28, 2016

Editorial Board endorsement: Erik Paulsen earns nod in Third District

Challenger Terri Bonoff gives voters two strong choices in race.
Editorial
October 27, 2016

Editorial Board endorsement: Tim Walz is clear choice in First District

He's shown his willingness to find common-sense solutions.
Editorial
October 27, 2016

Editorial Board endorsement: Angie Craig is best fit for Second District

Business experience, pragmatic approach stand out in race for open seat.
Editorial
October 26, 2016

Editorial Board endorsement: Minneapolis voters should approve school levy renewal

A "no" vote on referendum would leave $74 million hole in budget.
Editorial
October 26, 2016

Editorial Board endorsement: Natalie Hudson for Minnesota Supreme Court

She has the experience, intellect and independence of mind justices need.
Editorial
October 25, 2016

Editorial Board endorsement: Our picks for Minneapolis and St. Paul school boards

Ellison, Caprini, Reimnitz and Asberry in Minneapolis. Foster in St. Paul.
Editorial
October 25, 2016

To our readers: An explanation of the Editorial Board's endorsement process

Our goal is to publish well-reasoned opinions that readers will find useful in making their own choices, whether they agree with our picks or not.
Editorial
October 25, 2016

Editorial Board endorsement: Richfield mayor is best choice for open Hennepin County seat

Debbie Goettel's experience gives her an edge over Maureen Scallen Failor.
Editorial
October 23, 2016

Vote yes on pay amendment for Minnesota Legislature

Legislators won't raise their own pay, and that's bad in the long run.
Editorial
October 22, 2016

Star Tribune Editorial Board endorsement: Hillary Clinton for president

With a formidable command of policy and a deep dedication to public service, she is the nation's best hope.
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