The Republican Party of Minnesota apologized to the family of a 4-year-old boy who was murdered by his stepmother for using his image in a campaign advertisement with blamed Governor Mark Dayton for his death. The Star Tribune reported Republican Party of Minnesota Chairman Keith Downey called Yvonne Dean, the […]
The opportunity for Republicans to win the race for governor ended when Jeff Johnson became the Republican endorsed candidate for governor in June and when he later won the primary election in August. Johnson is losing the race for governor and he will lose the election two weeks from today because […]
“There are a lot of 6-1 votes, and he is usually on the side that doesn’t prevail,” said Mike Opat, chair of the Hennepin County Board who, it should be noted, is serving on Gov. Mark Dayton’s campaign finance committee. “[Jeff Johnson] doesn’t work very hard to try and convince the […]
The Minnesota DFL pounced on comments made by Republican candidate for governor Jeff Johnson in yesterday’s debate by releasing a video of Johnson’s “no clue” answer to a question about how to define the middle class. Below is the Minnesota’s DFL video “Jeff Johnson has no clue“: As I wrote […]
I watched this morning’s gubernatorial debate between Governor Mark Dayton and Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson. In my first tweet about the debate, I complimented Johnson’s opening statement. Johnson said he was running for governor “because someone needs to stand-up for the middle class” in Minnesota. In his brief opening remarks, […]
Governor Mark Dayton and Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson will participate in a debate St. Paul this morning. Independence Party candidate for governor Hannah Nicollet was not allowed to participate in the debate and announced last evening she will a federal lawsuit file lawsuit against Hamline University (I’ll more later today […]
The Republican Party of Minnesota withheld releasing positive poll information, which showed Republican candidates for statewide office in competitive races with their DFL opponents, because the poll showed Jeff Johnson, the Republican candidate for governor, down “doubled digits” to Governor Mark Dayton. The Republican Party of Minnesota paid Public Opinion Strategies […]
Governor Mark Dayton and Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson will participate in a debate in Duluth this morning. Independence Party candidate for governor Hannah Nicollet was not allowed to participate in the debate. Please watch the replay of today’s debate below and check back to politics.mn for additional analysis.