The Hill Reports That Franken Flubs Again

The Hill newspaper reports that U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., “still is getting the hang of presiding over the Senate.”

Questions Aside, Dayton Leads Two Recent Polls

Questions about political poll accuracy are increasing this campaign season, but a couple of recent ones were good news for Minnesota Democratic governor candidate Mark Dayton.

New Tpaw Video Promotes Upcoming Book

Gov. Tim Pawlenty’s new video promoting a book due out on Jan. 11 sounds a lot like a presidential commercial or something that would be shown on the huge televisions screens at a Republican convention. To a presidential-sounding background tune, the screen gradually shows: “Sometimes it just takes one man to have the courage to…
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Funding Considered As Floodwaters Continue To Rise

Floodwaters continue to rise in many southern Minnesota communities as state policymakers work on plans to fund flood relief.

Governor Candidates Find Education Differences

Minnesota governor candidates focused on predicable differences during a Thursday night education debate, but some agreements also surfaced.