Questions In The Push For Minnesota To Host A PrimaryMinnesota lawmakers are starting to wade through how to switch from presidential caucuses from a primary.
Minn. Lawmaker Calls For Switch From Caucus To PrimaryOpponents of Minnesota's precinct caucus system are renewing calls to do away with the state's participation-intensive voting process. Rep. Pat Garofalo announced Tuesday night as votes were coming in that he planned to author a bill to replace the state's caucus system with a presidential primary.
Want To Vote In The Minnesota Caucuses? Here's What You Need To KnowBoth parties in Minnesota hold their caucus on the same day as 12 other states -- Super Tuesday. Here's a quick rundown of what you need to know if you want to take part:
Good Questions: Sunny Days, Pollsters & CaucusingSince Dec. 1, we have had nine clear days recorded at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. The Minnesota State Climatology Office says the mean is 20 and a half. There have been 49 cloudy daysand 29 partly-cloudy days.
GOP, DFL Chairmen Predict Record Super TuesdayMinnesota's top political leaders are predicting a strong turnout next week at the Minnesota caucuses. The leaders of the Republican and Democratic parties say it could even rival the record turnout in 2008.
For The First Time In Years, Minnesota's Caucus MattersMinnesota caucuses are set to take place on March 1. If you've been watching TV in the last week, you've probably noticed ads for Democratic candidates Hilary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.
Minnesota's 2016 Caucuses To Be Held In MarchMinnesota's Democratic and Republican parties have scheduled next year's precinct caucuses for March 1, which is when party activists will be able to cast their 2016 presidential preference votes. The parties jointly informed the Minnesota secretary of state of their plans Monday.
GOP Picks Early Favorites For Senate, Governor The Republican candidates for governor and senator who won bellwether straw polls among crowded fields sought Wednesday to capitalize on the early show of support from party activists.
Police Shut Down DFL Caucus Following DisorderThe DFL caucus that ended prematurely after chaos erupted at the Minneapolis meeting will be rescheduled. DFL Chairman Ken Martin said Wednesday because the caucus wasn't officially adjourned Tuesday night at the Bryan Cole Community Center, it will be reconvened at a date that's not yet been set.
GOP Accused Of Using Taxpayer Money For Political GainMinnesota Democrats are accusing Republicans of using state staff and equipment for political benefit.
Santorum Wins Conservative Hearts In Minn. CaucusRick Santorum gave Minnesota Republicans the chance to prove they're just as socially conservative as their Iowa neighbors, and they responded by handing the Pennsylvania senator a caucus win that at least temporarily shakes up the race for the GOP presidential nomination.
Lower Turnout For Minnesota GOP Caucus Turnout has generally been low for Minnesota's Republican presidential caucus, and that appears to be no different in the latest straw poll.