Reporter | State politics

Minnesota GOP, still in debt, using credit line for cash crunch

The party owes almost $1.5 million; the chairman says the move is business as usual.

Minnesota Gov. Dayton shuffles two posts at top of his cabinet

Myron Frans and Cynthia Bauerly will have new roles in cabinet as Jim Schowalter exits.

Minnesota voters register their apathy for 2014 midterms

Fewer than 2 million people — 50.51 percent of the voting population — cast ballots in November. That's the lowest turnout the generally high voting state has seen for nearly three decades.

Minnesota House Republicans promise compromise

Republicans, fresh off election victory, promise a more conciliatory approach

Initial tally shows TV, radio political ads cost $40 million in Minnesota

Franken campaign was the state's top spender, new numbers show.

Affordable Care Act architect consulted for Minnesota

Onetime MNsure hire said voter "stupidity" passed health law.

Let us count the ways House races were interesting

Here's a look at which House member got the most votes and other tidbits of the recent elections.

Rep. Kurt Daudt beats back challengers for House speaker job

Two-term legislator has record of collaboration

Minnesota House flips to GOP control

GOP ends two years of one-party rule. DFL loses key rural and suburban contests.

Three-way GOP fight to be Minnesota House speaker

House minority leader, who campaigned hard for others, isn't a shoo-in.