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The Buzz: Emmer Raises Over $200K in First Quarter of 2014; $800K Raised for Campaign

The Buzz: Emmer Raises Over $200K in First Quarter of 2014; $800K Raised for Campaign

Former Representative Tom Emmer raised over $200,000 in the first fundraising quarter of 2014, according to sources close to Emmer’s congressional campaign. When the final reports are released, Emmer will have raised approximately $800,000 for his congressional campaign – a very, very impressive total. Emmer has built huge a fundraising […]

The Buzz: Campaigns are Buzzing with Activity

The Buzz: Campaigns are Buzzing with Activity

  Republican activists begin receiving robo-calls last evening from Julianne Ortman’s U.S. Senate campaign with polling questions on the U.S. Senate race. Because of current law regarding robo-calls, I’ve never heard of a candidate making robo-calls using the caucus attendee list, until last evening. Check back to politics.mn later this […]

The Buzz: Seifert’s Fundraising Total Could be Trouble For Thompson

The Buzz: Seifert’s Fundraising Total Could be Trouble For Thompson

The Year-end Report of Receipts and Expenditures for state campaigns are due on January 31, 2014, for the period covering January 1 to December 31, 2013. Marty Seifert, the last major Republican candidate for governor yet to reveal his fundraising total, announced on Twitter last week that he will publicly […]

The Buzz: Dahlberg Releases “Blizzard Tour” Video, New Campaign Website

The Buzz: Dahlberg Releases “Blizzard Tour” Video, New Campaign Website

U.S. Senate candidate Chris Dahlberg released a new campaign video about his “Blizzard Tour” and unveiled a make-over of his campaign website. In a press release from the campaign, the details about the “Dahlberg Blizzard Tour” hat are explained: the back of which has “Uffda – $17 trillion!” stitched into […]

The Buzz: Seifert Expected to Announce Campaign for Governor

The Buzz: Seifert Expected to Announce Campaign for Governor

MinnPost is reporting this morning that former representative and 2010 Republican candidate for governor Marty Seifert will announce for governor on November 21st. Seifert’s potential run for governor has been generating buzz for weeks. Blois Olson’s The Morning Take reported last week that Seifert would be getting in the race within […]

Political Drive-Time – November 7, 2013

Political Drive-Time – November 7, 2013

Every late afternoon/early evening on politics.mn, I’ll be posting links to the key political stories and news summaries of the day and provide you with insight on the political stories people will be talking about the next day. #1. Via politics.mn – Dayton Endorses Hillary Clinton for President in 2016 #2. Via […]

by · November 7, 2013 · 0 comments · Blog, Featured, Media
The Buzz: MN GOP Deputy Chair Fenton Likely to Run for Minnesota Legislature

The Buzz: MN GOP Deputy Chair Fenton Likely to Run for Minnesota Legislature

Kelly Fenton, the Deputy Chair of the Republican Party of Minnesota, is likely to run for the Minnesota Legislature in 2014. Last evening, Representative Andrea Keiffer (R-Woodbury), announced she would not seek re-election to Minnesota House of Representatives in HD 53B. Fenton told me she has received “numerous calls of encouragement” […]

Election Day Update

Election Day Update

Yesterday was Election Day and the biggest political news in Minnesota was the use of ranked voting in Minneapolis and St. Paul. Click here for results from across Minnesota and here for updated results in Minneapolis and here for St. Paul. Below are stories covering yesterday’s elections. MinnPost –  Hodges […]

by · November 6, 2013 · 0 comments · Media, The Buzz