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Quote of the Day: Perske on filing FEC paperwork late

Quote of the Day: Perske on filing FEC paperwork late

“The Federal Election Commission on Friday issued a warning letter to Perske’s campaign treasurer, advising the campaign to file the report within four business days. Perske said he wasn’t aware of the warning letter either. ‘You caught me off guard,’ Perske said in a phone interview Tuesday. ‘This is our […]

It’s all about Sheila – Part II

It’s all about Sheila – Part II

As I noted in a previous post, the side-show in Minnesota politics this year is the House District 48B GOP primary, where Sheila Kihne, a Republican activist & author from Eden Prairie, is challenging Representative Jenifer Loon (R-Eden Prairie). Loon has won by wide-margins since being elected to the Minnesota […]

Political Drive-Time – August 1, 2014

Political Drive-Time – August 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 – MacDonald ticketed by Minnesota […]

Political Drive-Time – July 10, 2014

Political Drive-Time – July 10, 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 – Zellers Announces 16 Legislative […]

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Childcare Provider in Legal Battle with Dayton Courted as LG Candidate

Childcare Provider in Legal Battle with Dayton Courted as LG Candidate

Jennifer Parrish, a daycare provider from Rochester who is suing Governor Mark Dayton over attempts to unionize child care providers, was approached by two gubernatorial campaigns about her interest in becoming a candidate for lieutenant governor, according to multiple sources. Sources said campaign representatives of Jeff Johnson and Kurt Zellers […]

Fact-Check: Ortman’s Fundraising Claim Currently “Unprovable”

Fact-Check: Ortman’s Fundraising Claim Currently “Unprovable”

Republican U.S. Senate candidate and State Senator Julianne Ortman appeared at the Metro Republican Women’s U.S. Senate debate earlier this week and commented about her April fundraising totals. Specifically, Ortman said at the debate on May 5, 2014: This last month in April, Al Franken sent out a fundraising goal […]

Zellers “Planning” on Attending GOP State Convention

Zellers “Planning” on Attending GOP State Convention

The Republican Party of Minnesota’s State Convention is just over three weeks away and Kurt Zellers’ gubernatorial campaign will only commit that Zellers is “planning” on attending the convention. Zellers’ campaign has not reserved any hospitality suites or tables for the upcoming endorsing convention, which triggered questions about whether Zellers would […]

Twitter Recap of HD 8B Endorsing Convention

Twitter Recap of HD 8B Endorsing Convention

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