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    June 22, 2010

    Jess McIntosh leaves Al Franken's office for EMILY'S List post

    Photo: Aaron Landry/FlickrJess McIntosh and Al Franken​Sen. Al Franken has now lost a key staffer at his Capitol Hill offices. Jess McIntosh, his spokeswoman for three years, says she's moving on to deputy communications director with EMILY'S List, a national Democratic abortion rights group. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2006

    Little-known Minneapolis philanthropist is big donor to Dem 527s

    Exactly how much political influence can $5 or $6 million buy, anyhow?

  • News

    October 4, 2006

    The Chosen One

    Michele Bachmann's recipe for success: Christian piety and not-so-Christian opportunism

  • News

    August 30, 2006

    Running Man

    Keith Ellison, the DFL's endorsee for Congress in the Fifth District, has spent the summer countering attacks from Republicans—and Democrats. What made him everyone's favorite target?

  • News

    October 20, 2004

    Mother and Country

    How personal tragedy made a politician of Patty Wetterling