Two years ago, Congress opened the door for troubled pension funds to cut retirees’ benefits, after Rep. John Kline slipped the provision into a must-pass bill keeping the federal government open. 665 more words
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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Dianne Dozios tried to ignore all the political ads, tried to escape in the next room doing puzzles, but the Twin Cities-area woman and her husband finally decided the constant barrage was too much. 670 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota’s 2nd Congressional District has been represented since 2003 by Republican Congressman John Kline, who is set to retire.
Kline endorsed businesswoman Darlene Miller in the primary, but last Tuesday Miller and two other candidates were soundly defeated by former radio talk show host Jason Lewis. 261 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (AP/WCCO) — Conservative radio host Jason Lewis captured the Republican nomination for a prized U.S. House seat, crystallizing the race for the southeastern Minnesota swing district that both parties feel they can win in November. 673 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Turnout is expected to be light on Tuesday for Minnesota’s Primary.
We’re watching several key races closely. Republicans in the 2nd Congressional District will chose between Matt Erickson, John Howe, Jason Lewis and Darlene Miller. 86 more words