Minnesota Republican Party
A former legislator is the Minnesota Republican Party’s choice to run in an open secretary of state’s race, grabbing the endorsement Friday when his only rival exited the race. Ex-Rep. Dan Severson secured the backing at the state party convention, the second time he is trying for the key state elections
Wisconsin’s senators are invading Minnesota.
A former state representative says he wants to be the next head of the Minnesota Republican Party. Edina’s Keith Downey told fellow Republicans on Wednesday that he’ll vie for the party chairmanship in early April.
Campaign finance regulators have fined the Minnesota Republican Party, former chairman Tony Sutton and a separate corporation over the financing of recount in the 2010 governor’s race.
Minnesota Republicans have elected political consultant Pat Shortridge as their new state party chair.
It’s been a rough few weeks for Minnesota Republicans with a sex scandal, resignations and a big debt.
A Minnesota-based executive with the parent company of Fox News has decided not to run as a Republican against U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar next year.