For IP And Greens, Major-Party Status At StakeFor Minnesota's Independence and Green parties, the goal this Election Day isn't so much winning. It's nailing down major-party status. The IP wants to keep it. The Green Party wants to get it back.
8th District Candidates Debate Guns, Taxes And Mining In the first debate in Minnesota's hotly contested 8th Congressional District, the candidates talked guns, taxes, and mining.
Ex-Lawmaker Runs For AG As Green Party Candidate A former Democratic state representative filed to run for Minnesota attorney general Tuesday as a Green Party candidate, saying voters aren't content with the two established parties and are looking for a viable alternative to be the state's lead lawyer.
Four Parties Rally For Vote On Legalizing Gay Marriage The leaders of four opposing Minnesota political parties jointly announced Wednesday their support for legal gay marriage.