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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP/WCCO) — Minnesota lawmakers are reacting to the news of the resignation of longtime Speaker of the House John Boehner.
A Minnesota Republican who was long aligned with departing House Speaker John Boehner says he’s shocked and saddened by his decision to leave Congress. 225 more words
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An open congressional seat once expected to set off a stampede of hopefuls so far hasn’t attracted many candidates.
Former Republican state Sen. 130 more words
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former U.S. Senate candidate Mike McFadden says he won’t run for Congress.
McFadden was one of several Republican contenders weighing a bid to replace Rep. 105 more words
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State Sen. Dave Thompson has ruled out a run for Congress in Minnesota’s 2nd congressional district, taking a candidate viewed as a GOP contender out of the mix. 120 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Seven-term Minnesota Republican Congressman John Kline said Thursday he won’t seek re-election next year, setting off a scramble to replace him.
Kline is an influential congressman, a close ally of House Speaker John Boehner and a reliable Republican winner in a district that could turn Democratic. 310 more words