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DFL Party Head Claims Daudt Used Position To Get Out Of Debt

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The head of Minnesota’s DFL Party, Ken Martin, said the Speaker of the House used his powerful influence and friends to get out of debt… 97 more words

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“I’m restless. Things are calling me away. My hair is being pulled by the stars again.” Anaïs Nin

Outside the shop it is grey and raining and warm and everyone who comes in tells me that the weather is doing strange things lately. 73 more words

GOP, DFL Chairmen Predict Record Super Tuesday

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota’s top political leaders are predicting a strong turnout next week at the Minnesota caucuses.

The leaders of the Republican and Democratic parties say it could even rival the record turnout in 2008. 297 more words

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Clinton, Sanders To Headline February Democratic Fundraiser

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — All three Democratic contenders for president are heading to Minnesota for a state party fundraiser.

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley will join the state’s biggest Democratic names and supporters for a dinner in St. 80 more words

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Minn. Politicians Respond To Trump's Controversial Muslim Remarks

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s recent plan to temporarily ban all Muslims from entering the United States has spurred a lot of negative reaction, including here in Minnesota. 433 more words

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Minnesota GOP Volunteer Dismissed After 'Negro Problem' Tweet

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The chairman of Minnesota’s Republican party says a local party’s volunteer social media manager is being dismissed for referring to a “Negro problem” on Twitter. 126 more words

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Sandra Peterson, Former State Rep. & Union Leader, Dead At 79

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former State Rep. Sandra Peterson, who helped guide the merger of Minnesota’s two largest teachers’ unions, has died. She was 79.

A statement from Education Minnesota says Peterson died at a Minneapolis hospital Saturday after a four-year battle with ovarian cancer. 105 more words

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