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Recount Upholds GOP Candidate Winning Minn. Senate Seat

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A recount has upheld a Republican candidate winning a Minnesota Senate seat in the western Minneapolis suburbs.

Unofficial results from Friday’s recount show Republican Paul Anderson leading Democrat Deb Calvert in the Plymouth area race. 109 more words


2016 Minnesota Election Directory has been updated

Source: Minnesota House of Representatives Public Information Services

The 2016 Election Directory for the 2017-2018 Minnesota Legislature has been updated and now includes a section on the Minnesota Senate. 29 more words

2016 Legislative Session

New MN Senate Leader Takes Over With Slim Majority

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The state Senate’s incoming Republican majority leader is keeping the GOP’s heavy losses in 2012 in mind as he settles into his role as one of the most powerful people in Minnesota politics. 418 more words


Minn. Senate Candidate Invokes Free Recount Right After Loss

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota Senate candidate says he’ll exercise his right to a free recount after losing by an unofficial 142 votes. 123 more words


GOP Pick Gazelka For Minn. Senate Majority Leader

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — There’s a new face at the center of Minnesota’s political power: Sen. Paul Gazelka, a lawmaker from the central part of the state who was elected Senate majority leader by Republicans in the chamber that has a new majority. 369 more words


Republicans expand majority in Minnesota House, have one-seat lead in Senate

Source: Minnesota House of Representatives Public Information Services

Republicans retained control of the Minnesota House of Representatives on Election Day, enlarging their majority by three seats to 76-57. 288 more words