Politics

Invested in higher education; Dayton’s running mate visits with Riverland students, faculty

Invested in higher education; Dayton’s running mate visits with Riverland students, faculty

More investments in higher education and creating conditions for more jobs in Minnesota were just a few topics Democratic Lt. Gov. Candidate Tina Smith addressed ... Read more | Add your comment

Jeff Johnson fights for name recognition

Just over six weeks before the election, a large share of Minnesota voters don’t know who Republican candidate for governor Jeff Johnson is, and many ... Read more | Add your comment

McFadden decries Obamacare

McFadden decries Obamacare

ALBERT LEA — Calling it a “train that continues to wreck,” Republican U.S. Senate candidate Mike McFadden on Thursday criticized the Affordable Care Act and ... Read more | Add your comment

Polls: Dayton, Franken have large leads

A new poll shows U.S. Sen. Al Franken with a double-digit lead over Republican challenger Mike McFadden in his campaign for a second term, but ... Read more | Add your comment

Minn. candidates for governor divided on marijuana

By Tim Pugmire MPR.org/90.1 FM St. Paul — Efforts to expand Minnesota’s new medical marijuana law next year could hinge who wins the governor’s office. ... Read more | Add your comment