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What the #%*! happened in Minnesota?

What the #%*! happened in Minnesota?

The 2014 elections are over in Minnesota and the results have many people scratching their heads trying to figure what happened. I’ll be doing media interviews today and I’ll have a post up later tonight with my detailed analysis on what happened yesterday in Minnesota. As always, please check back to […]

Election Day Live Blog – COMPLETE

Election Day Live Blog – COMPLETE

Welcome to a politics.mn’s Election Day live blog. The live blog will start when the polls open at 7:00 AM and will last until the final results are announced – a long day. Please check back throughout the entire day for immediate analysis, breaking news and up-to-the-minute information on the 2014 elections. […]

MacDonald loses support from top Republicans

MacDonald loses support from top Republicans

Michelle MacDonald, the Republican endorsed candidate for the Minnesota Supreme Court, lost support from top Republicans today after she was removed from the Republican Party of Minnesota’s booth at the Minnesota State Fair after being banned from campaigning inside the booth. This afternoon, State Senator Scott Newman, the Republican endorsed candidate […]

AG Candidate Newman “Not Authorized” to Practice Law

AG Candidate Newman “Not Authorized” to Practice Law

State Senator Scott Newman, who announced his campaign for attorney general this morning, is “not authorized” to practice law in Minnesota. Newman’s campaign confirmed Newman is not authorized to practice law, but is working to reactivate his license. While the Attorney General “is the chief legal officer” in Minnesota, it is not a […]

Newman Announces Campaign for Attorney General

Newman Announces Campaign for Attorney General

State Senator Scott Newman (R-Hutchinson) announced today he will run for attorney general. Newman will challenge incumbent Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson, who was elected in 2006 and re-elected to a second term in 2010 In a statement released from his campaign, Newman said: “I am looking to change the […]

Senator Scott Newman to Run for Attorney General

Senator Scott Newman to Run for Attorney General

State Senator Scott Newman (R-Hutchinson) will announce next week he will run for attorney general, according to sources close to Newman’s campaign. Newman will challenge incumbent Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson, who was elected in 2006 and re-elected to a second term in 2010. Newman will seek the Republican Party of […]

The Buzz: Timing of Endorsement May Help GOP Find Candidate for Attorney General

The Buzz: Timing of Endorsement May Help GOP Find Candidate for Attorney General

The 2014 Republican Party of Minnesota State Convention is next month and Republicans in Minnesota have yet to find a candidate to run for attorney general against incumbent Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson. This isn’t a new problem for Republicans. The last Republican in Minnesota elected attorney general was Doug […]