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Quote of the Day: GOP hoped low turnout favored their races

Quote of the Day: GOP hoped low turnout favored their races

“Speculation is a really low turnout – all are apathetic, we are hoping that it favors our races.” Source: Republican Party of Minnesota State Executive Committee notes, October 30, 2014

Quote of the Day: Can Don Draper spin Franken’s record?

Quote of the Day: Can Don Draper spin Franken’s record?

“Between voting with President Obama 97% of the time and refusing to support a ban on travelers from Ebola-infected nations, Al Franken has repeatedly put his partisan agenda ahead of what’s best for Minnesota families. With a record like this, not even Don Draper could sell Minnesotans on another six […]

Quote of the Day: Johnson on MNsure rate increases

Quote of the Day: Johnson on MNsure rate increases

“We’re going to see spikes in premiums like no one ever expected. They’re going to kill a lot of families in this state.” Source: Jeff Johnson, Governor’s race, in person, on the issues: Jeff Johnson, October 24, 2014.

Double Quote of the Day: Hennepin County Commissioners on Jeff Johnson

Double Quote of the Day: Hennepin County Commissioners on Jeff Johnson

“There are a lot of 6-1 votes, and he is usually on the side that doesn’t prevail,” said Mike Opat, chair of the Hennepin County Board who, it should be noted, is serving on Gov. Mark Dayton’s campaign finance committee. “[Jeff Johnson] doesn’t work very hard to try and convince the […]

Quote of the Day: GOP official says Jeff Johnson in good position

Quote of the Day: GOP official says Jeff Johnson in good position

“Jeff [Johnson] is about where he needs to be in the last few weeks of the campaign.” Source: Republican National Committeeman Chris Tiedeman, NewsMax, “GOP’s Johnson Still Competitive in Minnesota Governor’s Race”, October 10, 2014    

Quote of the Day: Johnson blasts media coverage of campaign

Quote of the Day: Johnson blasts media coverage of campaign

“Honestly, there is little interest on the media’s part in questioning Governor Dayton about anything. That is a frustration, I don’t talk about it much, because ya know it’s kinda just whining to most people. It is what it is. But I have press conferences and they hammer me with questions […]

Quote of the Day: Nolan on growing up near the Mississippi River

Quote of the Day: Nolan on growing up near the Mississippi River

“I grew up in a time when the lakes and rivers were so polluted they were catching on fire. The Mississippi River where we lived, why you’d go down there in the spring and there were toilet paper and condoms and turds hanging on every branch, and that was the […]

Quote of the Day: Johnson campaign agrees with ad attacking campaign

Quote of the Day: Johnson campaign agrees with ad attacking campaign

“He agrees with the woman in the ad — that it’s impossible to raise a family on a minimum wage salary.”  Source: Jeff Bakken, campaign spokesman for Jeff Johnson, Star Tribune, “Alliance up with another TV ad hitting Johnson over minimum wage in governor’s race”, September 30, 2014.