Franken Gets Support From High-Profile RepublicansNearly 70,000 people have signed a Change.org petition supporting Franken, and urging him to stay in the Senate.
Trump Charges Pence To Lead Transition TeamVice President-elect Mike Pence will lead President-elect Donald Trump's transition team, replacing New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
Politicians Speak Out On The Death Of Cecil The LionPoliticians in Minnesota and across the country are sounding off on the death of a protected African lion at the hands of a Twin Cities dentist.
Minnesota Congressman Breaks Party Ranks Over DHS FundingFreshman Congressman Tom Emmer is making headlines for criticizing fellow Republicans for their role in a possible shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security this Friday.
Bachmann Blasts Clinton As GOP Summit EndsShe was not on the speaking program, but Hillary Rodham Clinton had presence at the nation's largest annual gathering of conservative activists on Saturday, as high-profile Republicans launched a dual effort to attack the prospective Democratic presidential candidate and improve the GOP's longstanding struggle with women voters.
Reality Check: Health Care & The Individual MandateRepublicans are united against the individual mandate. They call it "socialism" and an unconstitutional "government takeover". But the central pillar of President Obama's health care law came from “America's most-respected conservative thinkers." It's TRUE.
Opinion: Could A Foreign Country Buy A U.S. Election?What is to stop a foreign country from funneling money through US businesses or political donors into Super PACs to buy US elections?
GOP Superdelegates: It's Over, Romney Is Nominee That's the growing consensus among Republican National Committee members who will automatically attend the party's national convention this summer and can support any candidate they choose.
Gingrich Set To Make Stops In NE WisconsinNewt Gingrich is set to stop in northeastern Wisconsin as he tries to resuscitate his flagging presidential campaign ahead of the state's primary next week.
Ron Paul To Campaign In Madison Republican presidential candidate U.S. Rep. Ron Paul of Texas plans to campaign in Madison next week.
Gingrich: WA Same-Sex Law Was Passed 'The Right Way'Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich declined Friday to outright reject a new law legalizing same-sex marriage in Washington state, saying if it is approved by voters it will at least be enacted "the right way."
Romney, Paul In 2-Man Race Saturday In Maine Vote Mitt Romney hoped to reinvigorate his presidential prospects with a victory in Maine's GOP caucuses Saturday while Ron Paul reached for his first triumph in what shaped up as a two-man race because neither Newt Gingrich nor Rick Santorum actively competed in the state .