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Republicans Seek To Differentiate Themselves Ahead Of Primary

Four Republicans say they will run in the August primary for Minnesota governor. That’s after the GOP convention last weekend endorsed Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson for governor, and Mike McFadden for the U.S. Senate.

06/02/2014

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A Freeze Is Coming Minn. Hasn’t Seen In Nearly 20 Years

Even for Minnesota, it’s going to get cold next week. “Yep, we’re talking about overnight lows around 19 below, 17 below,” said WCCO-TV chief meteorologist Chris Shaffer.

01/02/2014

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Call For State Aid To Resolve Orchestra Dispute Grows

It’s been nearly 13 months since the lockout began at the Minnesota Orchestra, and now some leaders are calling for state aid to settle the dispute. Former governor Arne Carlson says the orchestra is a valued community asset that should get the same attention as the Vikings stadium.

10/21/2013

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GOP’s Quist Seeks Comeback To Minn. Legislature

Former state lawmaker and longtime Republican activist Allen Quist says wants to return to the Minnesota Legislature.

01/04/2013

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Fmr. MN Gov. Warns Of Voter ID Amendment Dangers

Former Minnesota Gov. Arne Carlson is concerned about what the Voter ID amendment would mean if passed.

06/24/2012

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Mondale-Carlson Group Weighs In On Minn. Shutdown

A commission convened by former Vice President Walter Mondale and former Gov. Arne Carlson says Minnesota should raise cigarette, alcohol and income taxes to end a week-old government shutdown.

07/07/2011

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Mondale, Carlson Organize Commission On Shutdown

An independent panel will try to solve Minnesota’s budget crisis and end the government shutdown. Former Vice President Walter Mondale — a Democrat — announced the formation of a blue ribbon committee.

07/05/2011

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Mondale, Carlson To Weigh In On State Shutdown

Former Vice President Walter Mondale and former Minnesota Gov. Arne Carlson have called a news conference to discuss the state government’s shutdown.

07/04/2011

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Minneapolis Events Mark Humphrey’s 100th Birthday

Former Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey Jr. is being celebrated in Minnesota on what would have been his 100th birthday Friday.

05/27/2011

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Former Gov. Carlson Predicts Special Session

There’s another meeting of the DFL Governor and Republican legislators this morning in the ongoing effort to reach a budget deal in time for Monday’s deadline. Will they get it done this time?

05/20/2011

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An Ex-Governor’s Perspective On State Of The State

With only hours until Gov. Mark Dayton’s State of the State address, former Minnesota Gov.Arne Carlson sheds light on several issues he would approach in the address, starting with the budget.

02/09/2011

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Minn. GOP Targets Its Own For Backing IP’s Horner

The Minnesota GOP is punishing two former governors and a former U.S. senator for backing the Independence Party candidate in the governor’s race, according to Minnesota Public Radio.

12/04/2010

9/13/10 Chad Hartman 12PM Hour

Chad recaps an exciting weekend in sports and is joined by Arne Carlson who discusses his endorsement of Tom Horner for Governor.

09/13/2010

Fmr Gov Carlson Endorses Tom Horner

Carlson touring state Monday for the Independence Party Candidate. Dave Lee talks to Arne Carlson on the WCCO Morning News:

09/13/2010

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