Election 2016

Walker: Exiting Race Allows Him To Help Ron JohnsonWith his run for the White House behind him, Gov. Scott Walker says he will now be free to campaign aggressively to help fellow Republican Ron Johnson win re-election to the U.S. Senate in a rematch against Democrat Russ Feingold.
Scott Walker Not Endorsing After Leaving Presidential RaceScott Walker doesn't want to endorse any of his fellow Republicans who remain in the race for president just yet. Walker on Friday that he may endorse a GOP candidate for president but his focus right now is on his job as governor.
Senate GOP Leader Hann Backs Presidential Hopeful FiorinaMinnesota Senate GOP leader David Hann says he's backing businesswoman Carly Fiorina in the race for the Republican presidential nomination. Hann told The Associated Press on Thursday that he will be Minnesota co-chairman of the former technology executive's campaign.
Breaking Keystone Silence, Clinton Says She Opposes PipelineHillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday she opposes construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, breaking her longstanding silence over a project criticized by environmentalists as a threat to the planet's climate.
Volunteers Working To Get Voters Registered TodayAs things continue to heat up and intensify in the race for the White House, candidates and state officials want everyone who qualifies to exercise their right to vote.
Sources: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker To Bow Out Of Presidential RaceAfter a rough showing in a recent debate and dropping poll numbers, Gov. Scott Walker is placing his 2016 bid for the White House on hold.
Gov. Chris Christie Grabs A Bite At Uptown DinerNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie stopped by for a bite to eat at a Minneapolis neighborhood restaurant Thursday morning.
Deez Nuts Drops Into The State Fair CrushThe 2016 presidential election is still more than one year away, but dozens of political candidates take advantage of the State Fair every year to meet voters. One Independent presidential hopeful who has been grabbing headlines for his unconventional name stopped by the fair on Saturday.
MN Independence Party Touts State Fair Cameo By Deez NutsMany attending the Minnesota State Fair make the most of their opportunity to sound off or enjoy a rap session with the politicians who attend. But what would you say to Deez Nuts?
Clinton Offers Rural Proposals In IowaHillary Rodham Clinton is proposing more money for programs that help new farmers and she wants to increase access to fresh food as part of a rural agenda for her Democratic presidential campaign.
Reality Check: Will Trump's Lead In Polls Last?New national election polls continue to show Donald Trump with a strong lead over his Republican rivals. But polling success the year before the election does not translate into election victory.
Jesse Ventura On The Possibility Of A Trump-Ventura TicketJesse Ventura is getting national attention after asking this question of Donald Trump’s former campaign adviser on his "Off the Grid" online show: “Do you think Donald would ever consider me?”