Archive for September, 2012

Political Breakfast – September 29, 2012

Political Breakfast – September 29, 2012

Every morning on politics.mn – even on the weekends – I’ll be posting links to the key political stories and news summaries of the last 24 hours. I have a better then average Saturday! #1. Minnesota Public Radio has released a PoliGraph about the first debate with Congressman Tim Walz and […]

by · September 29, 2012 · 0 comments · Featured, Media
Political Tweet of the Week – 9/28/2012

Political Tweet of the Week – 9/28/2012

Every Friday, I will select one political tweet as the Tweet of the Week.  This week’s tweet comes from Governor Mark Dayton, who praised Lt. Governor Prettner Solon for skydiving with the US Army Parachute Team.  Congratulations to Lt. Governor Solon.  

by · September 28, 2012 · 0 comments · Featured, Media
Political Breakfast – September 28, 2012

Political Breakfast – September 28, 2012

Every morning on politics.mn – even on the weekends – I’ll be posting links to the key political stories and news summaries of the last 24 hours. Have a wonderful Friday!  #1. Minnesota Public Radio has posted their Daily Digest – click here to read. #2. Via the Star Tribune, a new poll […]

by · September 28, 2012 · 0 comments · Featured, Media
Don’t Campaign Angry and Sexist Remarks Won’t Help Either

Don’t Campaign Angry and Sexist Remarks Won’t Help Either

To say I was surprised by the comments this week from Representative Kurt Bills’ U.S. Senate campaign about U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar would be an understatement.  Before you start rolling your eyes, I am well aware of the fact that I previously wrote a blog called Minnesota Democrats Exposed for […]

Political Breakfast – September 27, 2012

Political Breakfast – September 27, 2012

Every morning on politics.mn – even on the weekends – I’ll be posting links to the key political stories and news summaries of the last 24 hours. Have a wonderful Thursday!  #1. Minnesota Public Radio has posted their Daily Digest – click here to read. #2. Via the Star Tribune, a new poll […]

by · September 27, 2012 · 0 comments · Fact-Check, Featured, Media
Social Media Use by the Legislative Caucuses: Who’s Winning?

Social Media Use by the Legislative Caucuses: Who’s Winning?

I’m a big believer in the use of social media and most of the legislative caucuses are using social media to organize campaign volunteers and drive messaging for their candidates.  I encourage you to visit all of the websites of the legislatives caucuses and follow them on Twitter for election news […]

Star Tribune Poll Shows Klobuchar with Big Lead Over Bills

Star Tribune Poll Shows Klobuchar with Big Lead Over Bills

The Star Tribune has released a new poll on the U.S. Senate race showing U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar with a 29-point lead over Representative Kurt Bills. According to the poll, Klobuchar is supported by 57 percent of Minnesotans, with 28 percent supporting Bills and an additional 8 percent undecided.   […]

The Battle for the Minnesota Senate: Updated Watch List

The Battle for the Minnesota Senate: Updated Watch List

The 2012 elections are just over 40 days away and at least once a week until Election Day, I will post an updated target list of the battleground races for the Minnesota Legislature.  Today, I’m starting with the Minnesota Senate – check back later in the week for an update […]