The Wellstone Act could bring better health care to millions of Americans
Amy Senser will be sentenced later this morning for killing Anousone Phanthavong in a hit-and-run last August. Prosecutors want Senser to serve nearly five years in prison, the maximum; her defense attorney, Eric Nelson, seeks probation. To bolster his argument for leniency, Nelson submitted 113 l ... More >>
Erik Paulsen: Have you seen this man? Probably not.Minnesota Congressman Erik Paulsen is having the damndest time getting anyone to call him. A new study from Smart Politics found that Paulsen gets by far the least amount of attention of Minnesota's congressional delegation. That means he's not o ... More >>
Former Congressman Jim Ramstad (R-MN) has left Hazelden to enter be a taxman. His new job at Houston-based alliantgroup will be helping companies take advantage of tax breaks.
Former Republican Congressman Jim Ramstad won't run for governor, according to an email from his congressional spokesman.
Could we just have every politician or kinda-politician run for governor in 2010, perhaps in a Lord of the Flies battle?
Some reflection on Pawlenty's decision and then it's straight into speculation about the next governor of Minnesota.
There's at least one person who can't hold back their frustration and is chucking eggs at Norm Coleman and his house. Seriously, guys?
Blotter's got your buzzworthy local news
How did the others in the Minnesota delegation stack up?
While former Minn. Rep. Jim Ramstad had a good shot at the spot, President Obama passed.
Does our state contest mirror Clinton and Obama nationally?
Air America Minnesota struggles to get off the ground
Sen. Norm Coleman does an about-face on a bill that will hurt Minnesota farmers
Prez's "town hall" audience was hand-picked
A Minnesota judge is targeted for speaking out against federal drug-sentencing guidelines
The aura of democracy, the smell of cheap booze
For 26 years Hennepin County's head cataloger led the charge for libraries of, by, and for the people. When he took aim at a new target this spring, his boss fired back.
From brutality, death, survival, and triumph, a family emerges
From West Bank radical to White House insider, he's remained the most powerful man you've never heard of.
Babs has convinced the media players she's in the game, something the mayor seems not to have expected.