Republicans Say Losing DFLers Shouldn’t Be Getting Job Loss BenefitsMinnesota House Republicans are crying foul after DFL staffers on the losing end of the 2016 election were granted benefits from the state's Dislocated Workers Program, which is normally used for mass layoffs from private companies.
State GOP's Deputy Chair Resigning For House BidThe deputy chairwoman of the Minnesota Republican Party is stepping down to devote herself full time to her state House campaign. Kelly Fenton says Monday that she'll stay with the state GOP through the end of the year.
Minn. GOP Deputy Chair Will Run For State HouseThe deputy chairwoman of Minnesota's Republican Party says she'll run for an open state House seat in Woodbury. Kelly Fenton filed Friday to run for House District 53B. The seat's being vacated by Republican Rep. Andrea Kieffer, who's stepping down after two terms.
Minn. GOP Party Elects Kelly Fenton Deputy Chair The state Republican party has elected Kelly Fenton its new deputy chair. In that role she'll also serve as the interim state party chair, following the previous chairman's abrupt resignation Friday.