Tim Pawlenty Visits Capitol As Legislative Session Starts Up Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty is making a stop at the Capitol as he considers running for his old job.
Former St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman Stepping Out Of Governor's RaceFormer St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman is stepping out of the race for governor.
Caucuses In Minnesota Will Give Early Glimpse At Gov's RaceMinnesota voters will provide a critical early readout on the state's wide-open governor's race during precinct caucuses Tuesday that are expected to be heavily attended by members of both parties.
Republican Matt Dean Is No Longer Running For GovernorRepublican Matt Dean is dropping out of the Minnesota governor's race.
Talking Points: Rebecca Otto Going After Sanders SupportersThe election may be 13 months away, but candidates in the race for governor are staking out their positions in an attempt to stand out in a crowded field.
Rep. Paul Thissen Joins Race For GovernorLongtime Rep. Paul Thissen joins an already crowded field of DFL candidates for governor. Thissen plans to formally launch his campaign Thursday to replace Gov. Mark Dayton, who decided against a third term.
Johnson Wishes Dayton Well After Falling ShortRepublican gubernatorial candidate Jeff Johnson says he's wishing the victor, Democratic incumbent Mark Dayton, success because he wants Minnesota to succeed. Johnson lost his bid Tuesday to oust Dayton after a single term.
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Dayton Takes Heat For Early DepartureGov. Mark Dayton is taking heat for avoiding reporters with questions about a key insurance provider's exit from the state's health care exchange.
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Mine Plan Spurs Sharp Jabs In Governor Debate A mining project under regulatory review has fueled a sharp exchange among Minnesota's candidates for governor. At a debate Wednesday night, Republican challenger Jeff Johnson accused Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's administration of "slow-walking" a regulatory review of the PolyMet copper-nickel mine project in northeastern Minnesota.
Dayton Holds 2-to-1 Cash Edge Over GOP's Johnson Gov. Mark Dayton has a nearly two-to-one cash advantage over Republican challenger Jeff Johnson heading into Election Day. Johnson raised more money than Dayton in the two-month period ending Sept. 16.