In the age of Twitter and text messages, the attention span of people has been greatly reduced. politics.mn’s 60 Second Interview™ will be quick interviews with Minnesota politicos. Below is an interview I did today with David FitzSimmons, with Tom Emmer’s congressional campaign, previewing this weekend’s convention. Listen to the audio below […]
6th Congressional District candidate Phil Krinkie announced yesterday that he would not be attending Saturday’s Republican endorsing convention and he may run in the Republican primary, or he may run as a third-party candidate. Krinkie bolting the Republican Party and running as a third-party candidate is a thought that would […]
A few times each election cycle, the dynamics of a particular race can be altered for one of numerous reasons. The political environment is influenced by many factors and it can change very quickly. The revelations in the Star Tribune’s article, “MNsure defects were no surprise“, could have a dramatic impact […]
In the age of Twitter and text messages, the attention span of people has been greatly reduced. politics.mn’s 60 Second Interview™ will be quick interviews with Minnesota politicos. Below is an interview I did today with Ben Golnik, chairman of the Minnesota Jobs Coalition. Listen to the audio below and check back […]
On the first day of the Republican Party of Minnesota (MN GOP) State Convention in 2010, I heard the news that Sarah Palin had endorsed Tom Emmer’s campaign for governor. I was the deputy chair of the MN GOP and the endorsement contest between Tom Emmer and Marty Seifert was […]
State Senator Dave Thompson (R-Lakeville), who is one of the top Republican candidates for governor, missed a big vote last week in the Minnesota Senate on the tax bill. Missing votes is an issue that won’t go unnoticed, especially if you’re running for re-election or higher office. I wrote about […]
President Obama visited Minnesota last week and I took this picture of Air Force One as it kicked up a cloud of snow. I’ll have a post later this week on President Obama’s visit – something cool.
Last year, the Republican Party of Minnesota unveiled a new logo which proclaimed the Republican Party of Minnesota was the “GROWTH & OPPORTUNITY PARTY”. After today, the Republican Party of Minnesota should shelve the logo, because “growth” and “opportunity” is no longer a credible message coming from the Republican Party […]