Chris Christie

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    October 14, 2014

    Chris Christie's Visit Leads to Awkwardness Between Jeff Johnson and Mike McFadden

    -- Scroll to bottom of this post to watch a live stream of this morning's 8 a.m. Dayton/Johnson debate --Yesterday, New Jersey Governor and Chairman of the Republican Governors Association Chris Christie visited the Twin Cities to campaign with MNGOP gubernatorial challenger Jeff Johnson (and MNGOP ... More >>

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    November 13, 2013

    American Conservative uses Tim Pawlenty as example of what not to do

    Poor Tim Pawlenty -- even his fellow Republicans are throwing him under the bus these days.SEE ALSO: Tim Pawlenty jokes about punching homeless woman Pawlenty's once-promising but ultimately ill-fated presidential campaign is the target of criticism in an American Conservative column by Daniel Laris ... More >>

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    August 27, 2013

    Gay "conversion" therapy still unrestricted in Minnesota, but that may change

    Here's a riddle: What state has same-sex marriage, but still allows therapists to tell gay teenagers that their desires are evil, in an effort to turn them straight?The answer is: Minnesota. See Also: - Senate rejects effort to block tax dollars from being used for ex-gay therapy

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    November 5, 2012

    Bruce Springsteen gets own street, weekend in St. Paul

    And they're not even calling it Thunder Road. After a weekend toiling away for the causes of Hurricane Sandy and Barack Obama and finally reaching a detente with New Jersey governor Chris Christie, Bruce Springsteen is touching down for a weekend here in the Twin Cities.In conjunction with performan ... More >>

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    April 27, 2011

    Michele Bachmann walks the red carpet: Photo Of The Day

    Michele Bachmann, on Time's red carpet.​Talk about coming out of your comfort zone. Thoroughly glammed up queen of the tea party Michele Bachmann walked into the belly of the liberal media beast yesterday -- on a red carpet for Time magazine's "100 Most Influential People" bash at Lincoln Cen ... More >>

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    February 12, 2011

    Tim Pawlenty and Michele Bachmann shellacked in CPAC poll

    Bachmann and Pawlenty get no love at CPAC.​Michele Bachmann and Tim Pawlenty made a lot of media noise at this year's Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington. But down where the rubber meets the road -- the event's presidential straw poll -- both Minnesotans slipped and fell i ... More >>

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    January 20, 2011

    Tim Pawlenty eighth in new GOP presidential poll

    Pawlenty appeared on "The Daily Show" last week.​Tim Pawlenty spent a week-long media blitz in support of his new book and presidential ambitions, chatting up everyone from Jon Stewart to Bryan Fischer. But it's hard to get the attention of the Republican base when you're facing off against a ... More >>

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    July 2, 2010

    Washington Post rates Tim Pawlenty a "most influential" Republican

    T-Paw recently raised cash and his profile in Tennessee​He dropped one position, from 4th to 5th, but Tim Pawlenty is still ranked by the Washington Post as one of the Top 10 most influential Republicans. And among GOPers jockeying for 2012, the Post says he and Mitt Romney lead the pack, "dol ... More >>