Cy Thao

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2010

    Rena Moran beats DFL-Endorsed Jeremiah Ellis in 65A

    Rena Moran, St. Paul's first African-American legislator?​Rena Moran's path from homelessness to a seat in the statehouse was all but assured last night with her victory over Jeremiah Ellis in the DFL primary for St. Paul's 65A legislative district.Moran beat Ellis by 1436 to 1231 votes, becoming ... More >>

  • News

    April 1, 2009

    Minnesota lobbyists rank Twin Cities legislators

    The brightest stars and dimmest hacks in the Capitol

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2005

    The Stadium Referendum: How They Voted

    The latest round in the ongoing battle to ram a publicly subsidized Twins stadium into law despite widespread opposition to the concept occurred last night during a marathon session of the local government committee in the Minnesota House. The key vote of the evening was on an amendment by Rep. Fr ... More >>

  • News

    May 19, 2004


    As a Child, Cy Thao Crossed the Mekong from Laos to a New World. Now His Paintings Are Taking the Hmong People Home.

  • News

    September 3, 2003

    A Face-Lift for the St. Paul City Council?

    Primaries could mean a stronger, tougher lineup

  • News

    April 9, 2003

    Party of Nine

    The ward one race in St. Paul promises to be one nasty scrum

  • Arts

    July 18, 2001

    The Canvasser

    Community activist Cy Thao plans to tell the story of the Hmong people in a series of 50 paintings--and may one day speak for them in elected office