Minnesota Governor

Minn. Gov. Tim Pawlenty addresses supporters at the Conservative Political Action Conference annual meeting Feb. 19, 2010 in Washington, D.C.

Pawlenty PAC Spent $302K On Election Finale

Money went out the door of Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty’s political action committee faster than it came in during the final few weeks of the 2010 campaign.


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Recount Redux: Sorting Ballots In Gov. Race

Election officials around Minnesota are cracking the seals on ballot boxes as they launch a recount in the state’s governor’s race.


(credit: Mark Dayton for a Better Minnesota/Tom Emmer for Governor)

Group Calls On Next Gov. To Close Racial Gap

A coalition of faith leaders is calling on Minnesota’s next governor to elevate racial inequalities in education, health and jobs to a major policy focus.


(credit: Tom Emmer for Governor)

MN Justices Deny GOP Effort To Change Vote Tally

The Minnesota Supreme Court has denied a push by Republican Tom Emmer to force a pre-recount comparison of signed polling place rosters and vote tallies in the governor’s race.


Tom Emmer (credit: CBS)

Emmer Gives First 1-On-1 Interview Since Election

For the first time since the election, gubernatorial candidate Tom Emmer sat down for a one-on-one interview. Emmer has kept a low public profile since Nov. 2.


Republican Tom Emmer, Democrat Mark Dayton (credit: CBS)

Murkiness Surrounds Money In Minn. Gov. Recount

As the unsettled Minnesota governor’s race moves to a re-count, the money to keep the battle going can flow freely — and possibly without public disclosure of who is bankrolling it.


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Emmer Attorney: No Thought To Waiving Recount

A lawyer for Tom Emmer says the Republican gubernatorial nominee isn’t giving any thought to waiving an automatic recount in the Minnesota governor’s race.


Republican Tom Emmer, Democrat Mark Dayton (credit: CBS)

Dayton: Not Declaring Victory In Gov.’s Race

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democrat Mark Dayton says he’s not declaring victory in the Minnesota governor’s race. Dayton holds a 9,000-vote lead over Republican Tom Emmer, but the race appears headed for an automatic recount. Dayton […]

CBS Minnesota–11/03/2010

Independence Party Candidate Tom Horner

Esme Blog: Horner Rising

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — When I first interviewed Tom Horner last spring and asked why he thought he could be elected Governor of Minnesota as an independent, he replied that he would present the middle ground […]


Clinton And Biden Coming To MN

Former President Bill Clinton and current Vice President Joe Biden will be coming to Minnesota to stump for DFL gubernatorial candidate Mark Dayton.




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