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GOP seeks boost to Senate race against Dem Al Franken

GOP seeks boost to Senate race against Dem Al Franken

Mike McFadden leaned his sturdy frame over the front counter of the Shady Drive Inn as the owner aired the same frustrations with political gridlock ... Read more | Add your comment

McFadden makes stop in Austin, talks change

U.S. Senate candidate Mike McFadden (R-Minnesota) is touring the state to learn more about resident issues and to spread his message of economic and political ... Read more | Add your comment

GOP says Dayton harmed economy, but stats say otherwise

Minnesota Republicans suffered steep losses in 2012 after challenging Democrats over gay marriage. Most voters didn’t see it the GOP’s way. This year Republicans are talking ... Read more | Add your comment

Justices: Can’t make employers cover contraception

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that some corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law ... Read more | Add your comment

Mayfield running for City Council

Alex Mayfield is throwing himself into the upcoming race for Austin City Council. Mayfield filed for the second ward race earlier this month. “I want ... Read more | Add your comment