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Honour ups ante: donates $500K more to campaign

Honour ups ante: donates $500K more to campaign

Scott Honour announced last evening at a fundraiser that he recently contributed $500,000 to his gubernatorial campaign, according to multiple sources in attendance. Honour’s personal contributions to his campaign now total $901,000 ($101K in ’13 + $800K in ’14). The next round of campaign fundraising reports will be released next […]

LG Candidate Housley Tours Minnesota Bathrooms

LG Candidate Housley Tours Minnesota Bathrooms

State Senator Karin Housley (R-St. Mary’s Point) had an interesting time on the campaign trail yesterday. As Scott Honour’s candidate for lieutenant governor, Housley has been traveling across Minnesota meeting with voters in advance of the GOP primary for governor. Housley is one of the most active users of Twitter of any […]

Housley: I’m Not Seifert’s LG Pick, Nor Did We Discuss It

Housley: I’m Not Seifert’s LG Pick, Nor Did We Discuss It

State Senator Karin Housley (R-St. Mary’s Point) said today she won’t be joining Marty Seifert’s gubernatorial campaign as his candidate for lieutenant governor. In a statement provided to politics.mn, Housley said:   I had no knowledge of the purchase of the domain name seiferthousley.com, nor did Marty and I ever talk about the office […]

Housley Won’t Run for Governor in ’14

Housley Won’t Run for Governor in ’14

State Senator Karin Housley (R-St. Mary’s Point) announced today that she will not be a candidate for governor in 2014. Last December, Housley said she was giving “thoughtful and serious consideration” about becoming a candidate for governor. In a statement reported by the Forest Lake Times, Housley said “…after thinking about it, talking to […]

Housley Calls for Special Session to Fix MNsure

Housley Calls for Special Session to Fix MNsure

State Senator Karin Housley (R-St. Mary’s Point) requested that Governor Mark Dayton call a Special Session of the Minnesota Legislature to help fix the problems with MNsure. In a statement posted on Facebook, Senator Housley said: “Minnesotans are heading into the holiday week feeling unsure about MNsure,” said Senator Housley. “An unelected […]

Housley Receiving More Encouragement to Run For Governor

Housley Receiving More Encouragement to Run For Governor

State Senator Karin Housley (R-St. Mary’s Point) told MinnPost that she continues to receive strong encouragement to run for governor. News first broke last week that Housley was giving “thoughtful and serious consideration” to running for governor. Housley said her family is “all on board and supportive” and she’s getting pledges of […]

by · December 10, 2013 · 1 comment · 2014 Elections, Governor '14
Rosen Taking Another Look at Running for Governor

Rosen Taking Another Look at Running for Governor

State Senator Julie Rosen (R-Fairmont) expressed new interest in running for governor in 2014 yesterday, telling the Star Tribune’s Rachel Stassen-Berger that she’s looking with “fresh eyes” at the race.  Rosen’s new look at running for governor comes as one of Rosen’s colleagues in the Minnesota Senate, State Senator Karin Housley […]

Housley Giving “Thoughtful and Serious Consideration” About Running for Governor

Housley Giving “Thoughtful and Serious Consideration” About Running for Governor

State Senator Karin Housley (R-St. Mary’s Point) confirmed this morning that she is being encouraged to run for governor in 2014 against Gov. Mark Dayton. Housley said she is giving “thoughtful and serious consideration” about becoming a candidate for governor next year. As I noted yesterday, Housley was elected to the Minnesota […]