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Looking at turnout, the candidate favored by the metro is going to be tough to beat.
In a late interview, the attorney general and one of the three DFL candidates for governor defends her running mate against the accusations that he didn't react strongly enough to harassment situation.
Comments he made on his provocative show are getting a wider airing.
The immigration debate has emerged as a polarizing cultural fracas in recent years, but Pawlenty said it's not a new issue for him.
The muddled DFL field for governor has created a challenge for Republican ad makers who would like to go on the attack now.
The ad is a sharply negative attack on the Hennepin County commissioner, who is his Republican primary opponent for governor.
The August primary will be a big test of the salience of name ID.
Democrats worry that a growing metro bent could leave the DFL's rural constituencies increasingly endangered. Even if DFLers can continue to win statewide races with big vote margins in the Twin Cities, a loss of rural support makes it tough to restore legislative majorities.
The Republican-endorsed candidate for state House in a western Hennepin County district declared bankruptcy in 2010 with more than $1 million in liabilities and a…
After a test run, the service offered by a New York-based company has started, but opponents are lining up.