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2014 MN GOP State Convention – What Happened?

2014 MN GOP State Convention – What Happened?

The 2014 Republican Party of Minnesota State Convention is completed and my predictions on who would be endorsed for the U.S. Senate and governor were off the mark. So what happened at the convention? The attendance at the convention was low and with contested endorsements for U.S. Senate and governor, […]

2014 MN GOP State Convention – Predictions

2014 MN GOP State Convention – Predictions

The 2014 Republican Party of Minnesota State Convention will begin on Friday in Rochester. Republicans will endorse candidates for the U.S. Senate, governor, attorney general, secretary of state and state auditor. The endorsement for U.S. Senate is on Friday and the endorsement for governor is on Saturday. Below are my […]

New Poll Shows Leads for Dayton & Franken…But

New Poll Shows Leads for Dayton & Franken…But

A new poll from Suffolk University has good news for both Governor Mark Dayton and U.S. Senator Al Franken as the face re-election this later year. But the poll does show opportunities for the Republican candidates running against both Dayton & Franken. Below are the poll results on the main Republican […]

Julianne Ortman’s Revolving & Confusing Position on ObamaCare

Julianne Ortman’s Revolving & Confusing Position on ObamaCare

ObamaCare has become a hot issue in the U.S. Senate race between the top Republican candidates. In the last few weeks, U.S. Senate candidate and St. Louis County Commissioner Chris Dahberg has been contrasting his position of supporting a full repeal of ObamaCare with one of his Republican rivals for the U.S. […]

Dahlberg: Ortman’s “Actions Have Potentially Imposed Irreversible Damage” to GOP Endorsement Process

Dahlberg: Ortman’s “Actions Have Potentially Imposed Irreversible Damage” to GOP Endorsement Process

U.S. Senate candidate and St. Louis County Commissioner Chris Dahlberg issued a press release late this afternoon about the three complaints that have been filed with the Office of the Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson about State Senator Julianne Ortman’s (R-Chanhassen) U.S. Senate campaign. The complaints allege Ortman’s campaign made robocalls […]

Campaigns the Target of a New Dirty Trick: Fake Twitter Followers

Campaigns the Target of a New Dirty Trick: Fake Twitter Followers

Over the last few days, numerous Republican campaigns in Minnesota have been the target of new dirty trick in politics: fake Twitter followers. The campaigns of 2nd Congressional District candidate David Gerson, 6th Congressional District canidate  Tom Emmer, and U.S. Senate candidate Chris Dahlberg, have all commented publicly on Twitter about the […]

Fact-Check: Claim from Dahlberg’s Campaign is Accurate; Ortman Doesn’t Support Full Repeal of ObamaCare

Fact-Check: Claim from Dahlberg’s Campaign is Accurate; Ortman Doesn’t Support Full Repeal of ObamaCare

U.S. Senate candidate and St. Louis County Commissioner Chris Dahlberg sent out a tweet earlier today and posted a similar message on the campaign’s Facebook page that one of his Republican rivals for the U.S. Senate, State Senator Julianne Ortman, does not support a full repeal of ObamaCare. Dahlberg’s campaign is quoting […]

Poll Shows Franken’s Lead Over GOP Rivals May Be “…Too Close for Comfort”

Poll Shows Franken’s Lead Over GOP Rivals May Be “…Too Close for Comfort”

KSTP/Survey USA have released new polling on the U.S. Senate race in Minnesota. From KSTP: In 2008, Al Franken won a hard-fought race with incumbent Senator Norm Coleman, but he had to be patient. The race resulted in a recount that lasted seven months. When the ballots cleared inspection, Franken […]