2014 Elections

LIVE: Watch Franken vs McFadden; Dayton vs Johnson vs Nicollet

LIVE: Watch Franken vs McFadden; Dayton vs Johnson vs Nicollet

Minnesota’s political season will get a jump-start today as U.S. Senator Al Franken and businessman Mike McFadden will debate this morning in Duluth. Later this evening, Governor Mark Dayton, Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson, and Independence Party candidate Hannah Nicollet, will debate in Rochester. Please watch a live-stream of both […]

Political Drive-Time – October 1, 2014

Political Drive-Time – October 1, 2014

Every Monday thru Friday on politics.mn, I’ll be posting links to the key political stories of the day, providing you with a recap of the day’s events. My goal is to give you a jump start on the political stories people will be talking about today AND tomorrow. #1. politics.mn – McFadden makes Franken’s […]

by · October 1, 2014 · 0 comments · 2014 Elections, Featured, Media
McFadden makes Franken’s 97% voting record with Obama top issue in debate

McFadden makes Franken’s 97% voting record with Obama top issue in debate

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Mike McFadden came out swinging today his first debate with U.S. Senate Al Franken, making Franken’s voting record of supporting President Obama’s agenda 97 percent of the time the top issue in the debate. In the hour long debate in Duluth this morning, McFadden used every […]

Political Drive-Time – September 30, 2014

Political Drive-Time – September 30, 2014

Every Monday thru Friday on politics.mn, I’ll be posting links to the key political stories of the day, providing you with a recap of the day’s events. My goal is to give you a jump start on the political stories people will be talking about today AND tomorrow. #1. politics.mn – Quote of the […]

by · September 30, 2014 · 0 comments · 2014 Elections, Featured, Media
Quote of the Day: Johnson campaign agrees with ad attacking campaign

Quote of the Day: Johnson campaign agrees with ad attacking campaign

“He agrees with the woman in the ad — that it’s impossible to raise a family on a minimum wage salary.”  Source: Jeff Bakken, campaign spokesman for Jeff Johnson, Star Tribune, “Alliance up with another TV ad hitting Johnson over minimum wage in governor’s race”, September 30, 2014.

Political Drive-Time – September 29, 2014

Political Drive-Time – September 29, 2014

Every Monday thru Friday on politics.mn, I’ll be posting links to the key political stories of the day, providing you with a recap of the day’s events. My goal is to give you a jump start on the political stories people will be talking about today AND tomorrow. #1. politics.mn – Christie’s Minnesota visit […]

by · September 29, 2014 · 0 comments · 2014 Elections, Featured, Media
McFadden: I won’t be as partisan as Franken

McFadden: I won’t be as partisan as Franken

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Mike McFadden released a new television ad from his campaign today promising “he won’t seek a second term if he votes with either party or any President as often as [U.S. Senator Al] Franken has supported [President] Obama.” McFadden’s new ad continues on the message that Franken votes […]

Political Drive-Time – September 26, 2014

Political Drive-Time – September 26, 2014

Every Monday thru Friday on politics.mn, I’ll be posting links to the key political stories of the day, providing you with a recap of the day’s events. My goal is to give you a jump start on the political stories people will be talking about today AND tomorrow. #1. politics.mn – DFL says video […]

by · September 26, 2014 · 0 comments · 2014 Elections, Featured, Media