Post Tagged with: "Marty Seifert"

Honour’s new campaign ad features his wife

Honour’s new campaign ad features his wife

Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Honour released a new television ad from his campaign, which features his wife Jamie. The lighthearted ad shows a back and forth conversation about Jamie’s reaction to Scott’s decision to run for governor. As a first time candidate for office, Honour has sometimes appeared physically uncomfortable in some public appearances, […]

Minnesota’s Future backs Zellers; Releases ad

Minnesota’s Future backs Zellers; Releases ad

Minnesota’s Future, a political fund currently registered with the Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board, will immediately focus on supporting the candidacy of Kurt Zellers for governor. Minnesota’s Future was registered in 2007 and has been very active in supporting legislative and statewide candidates. In 2012, Minnesota’s Future raised $1,460,442.00, spent $1,457,435.35 to help Republican legislative candidates. The most […]

Legislative endorsements pile up in GOP race for governor

Legislative endorsements pile up in GOP race for governor

Legislative endorsements became a hot issue today in the race among the Republican candidates for governor, with Marty Seifert and Jeff Johnson’s campaign releasing lists of endorsements. Seifert released of list of 21 current and former legislators, some of which were new endorsements and others being previously announced. Johnson, the Republican […]

Zellers releases first TV ad; Signs no-new tax pledge

Zellers releases first TV ad; Signs no-new tax pledge

Republican gubernatorial candidate Kurt Zellers released his first television ad from his campaign, in which he pledges to not raise taxes if elected governor. The ad highlights Zellers background growing up on his family’s farm, to now being a husband, father to three children and living in Maple Grove. The new ad covers all […]

New IE group formed to back Jeff Johnson

New IE group formed to back Jeff Johnson

A new Independent Expenditure Committee, “Minnesotans for Responsible Limited Government” has filed with the Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board to support the candidacy of Jeff Johnson. The paperwork was filed today and the committee registration will appear online tomorrow. A source connected to the group, who asked not to be identified, said “we believe Jeff Johnson is […]

Turmoil in GOP Reaches Boiling Point

Turmoil in GOP Reaches Boiling Point

The tension and distrust between Minnesota Republicans over the endorsement of Jeff Johnson for governor has reached such an intensity level, that members of the Republican Party of Minnesota’s State Executive Committee who are not supporting Johnson have endured harassing and threatening behavior at two recent meetings.

Seifert announces legislative endorsements

Seifert announces legislative endorsements

Marty Seifert’s gubernatorial campaign announced legislative endorsements from Representative Paul Torkelson and State Senator Gary Dahms. In a release from Seifert’s campaign, Representative Torkelson said: Our area is lucky to have a statewide candidate for governor with the real-life experience and Minnesota values that Marty Seifert brings to the table…From his […]

Campaign Reports of Johnson & Seifert Missing Key Information

Campaign Reports of Johnson & Seifert Missing Key Information

The campaign finance reports of Republican gubernatorial candidates Jeff Johnson and Marty Seifert are missing details related to staff payments.