Archive for November, 2012

Open For Business Tomorrow

Open For Business Tomorrow

It’s been an interesting week and the political landscape in Minnesota has certainly changed.  I’ll be back up with new posts tomorrow, so check back to politics.mn.

A Believable Unbelievable Night in Minnesota Politics

A Believable Unbelievable Night in Minnesota Politics

The bulk of my Election Day predictions were spot on – only missed a few races. Tonight will be an election night in which most politicos will be calling unbelievable for years to come.  I’ll have more analysis in the coming days, but the landscape of Minnesota politics has been […]

Now – Election Results Live Blog

Now – Election Results Live Blog

Click here (after clicking on title of post from front page) for a live-blog of today’s election results. It will stay active until all of the results are in, so check back and participate in the discussion late into the night and early morning. 

Election Results Live Blog – Tonight @ 8:00 PM on politics.mn

Election Results Live Blog – Tonight @ 8:00 PM on politics.mn

Check back to politics.mn starting at 8:00 PM TONIGHT to participate in a live-blog on the today’s election results.  

It’s Election Day…Time for a Thank You

It’s Election Day…Time for a Thank You

It’s finally Election Day and we should all take a moment to thank all of the candidates for sacrificing time away from their families and friends to run for office. Today is an exercise of democracy at it’s best.  We can disagree on policy, but we should all recognize the […]

Predictions: Obama, Klobuchar Win in Minnesota, GOP Loses Seats in Legislature, Photo ID Amendment Passes, Marriage Amendment Fails

Predictions: Obama, Klobuchar Win in Minnesota, GOP Loses Seats in Legislature, Photo ID Amendment Passes, Marriage Amendment Fails

I don’t think I’ve ever I’ve seen an election cycle in Minnesota where so many pundits are confident on some races, while also shrugging their shoulders with a dazed look on their faces about the down ballot races. You don’t have to be a political scientist to predict Tuesday’s election […]

Political Breakfast – November 5, 2012

Political Breakfast – November 5, 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. Click here for the Political Breakfast from Saturday and Sunday. Have a great Monday. Election Day is tomorrow! #1. Minnesota Public Radio has posted their […]

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Why Ryan’s Vanity Stop in Minnesota May Hurt, Not Help Republicans on Election Day

Why Ryan’s Vanity Stop in Minnesota May Hurt, Not Help Republicans on Election Day

Republican activists in Minnesota are some of the hardest working Republicans in the country and it’s great to see Mitt Romney’s VP pick, Congressman Paul Ryan, fire-up a crowd of thousands at a campaign stop today in Minnesota. But all public indications based on polling is that President Obama will […]