Each election cycle, the Minnesota Gun Owners Civil Rights Alliance contacts the 280-plus candidates running for the Minnesota House in hopes of surveying them about their views on gun rights.As you'd probably expect, some candidates choose not to respond to GOCRA's questionnaire. No biggie. But the ... More >>
Former state representative and businessman Keith Downey handily beat out three others for Minnesota's Republican Party chair spot Saturday. Downey was first elected to the House in 2008, succeeding longtime Republican representative and "Override Six" member Ron Erhardt. He was re-elected in 2010 ... More >>
The national elections aren't the only pivotal races this year
In the wake of the I-35W bridge collapse, it's time to take a hard look at the politicians and policies that may have contributed to the disaster
The "new" Tim Pawlenty looks a lot like the old one
Here is the final hour--save for a brief gap while the videotape was being replaced--of the Minnesota House testimony on the Twins stadium bill, after all the amendments had been considered.
Having trouble figuring out the difference between incumbent Mayor R. T. Rybak and his challenger, Hennepin County commissioner Peter McLaughlin? Maybe a glimpse into who forks over the money for them to run will help you with your decision.
For once, Minnesota Dems take a hard line with Pawlenty
How the governor's political aspirations are preventing a budget deal