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In race to succeed Kline, DFLers pick Craig while GOP field grows

In Minnesota’s Second Congressional District, the list of candidates is shrinking for one major party and expanding for the other.

The Democratic field is now down to one.  357 more words


6th Republican To Join Race For Kline's 2nd District Seat

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A sixth Republican candidate entering the race for Minnesota’s 2nd Congressional District.

Prior Lake resident Darlene Miller filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission to launch her campaign on Wednesday. 110 more words


Lawrence Ends 2nd Congressional District Bid

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — One of two top Democrats running for Minnesota’s 2nd Congressional District is pulling out of the race.

Dr. Mary Lawrence announced her exit from the race to replace retiring GOP Rep. 112 more words


A look at the new US education law – and the MN rep. who helped get it done

Schools in the United States now have new rules for testing, student and teacher evaluation, and more.

This week, U.S. Congress passed and President Barack Obama signed what is essentially a heavy revision of the… 491 more words


Trump Leading Republican Presidential Polls Despite Muslim Comments

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A CBS News poll out Thursday puts Donald Trump far ahead of his nearest Republican challengers in the race for president.

Nationwide, 35 percent of GOP primary voters say they’d like to see Trump get the nomination. 441 more words


What they are saying about NCLB replacement bill

The U.S. Senate passed the new federal education bill (the Every Student Succeeds Act) Wednesday — after the U.S. House passed it the previous week. 120 more words

MSBA applauds U.S. House's passage of ESEA replacement bill

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bipartisan, bicameral bill Wednesday by a vote of 359-64 to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) of 1965… 250 more words