Presidential Campaign

Hillary Clinton's Minn. 'Leadership Council' Nets Big-Name HelpBoth of Minnesota's U.S. senators as well as Gov. Mark Dayton have signed on to a state "leadership council" for Hillary Clinton's campaign for president.
Bachmann's Presidential Race Debt Almost GoneMinnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann is $30,000 away from extinguishing the debt from her ill-fated presidential campaign. A campaign filing Monday shows she has almost satisfied what had at one point been a debt north of $1 million.
Wis. Gov. Walker Touts State Ties During Trip To IowaWisconsin's Republican governor, Scott Walker, is introducing himself to Iowa Republicans as would-be presidential candidates often do -- as one of their own. Walker tells about 600 of the GOP faithful at a party fundraising banquet in a Des Moines suburb that he spent his childhood in Iowa.
UM Political Science Expert Previews Last DebateUM Political science Professor Larry Jacobs joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Monday
Jill Biden Returning To Minnesota To CampaignSecond Lady Dr. Jill Biden is returning to Minnesota on Friday. Donors are urged to spend $1,000 to attend a private fundraiser in Minneapolis.
Hamline Professor On National Significance Of Recall ElectionHamline Law Professor and political science expert David Schultz joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News.
Bachmann Owes $1 Million In Campaign DebtMinnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann owes more than $1 million from her unsuccessful bid to become the Republican presidential nominee.
Ron Paul Heading To MinnesotaRon Paul is the latest Republican presidential candidate to bring his campaign to Minnesota.
Upended GOP Race Means Minnesota Matters The new uncertainty in the Republican presidential race means Minnesota's caucuses, which are Feb. 7, are suddenly a lot more important.
Bachmann Cancels Campaign Trip To S.C.Republican presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann is canceling her campaign trip to South Carolina after a dismal showing in the Iowa caucuses.
5 Occupy Protesters Arrested At Paul Campaign HQFive Occupy protesters were arrested Thursday outside the Iowa campaign headquarters of presidential contender Ron Paul as the group continued its protest against Republican candidates and President Barack Obama.
Is Cain's Suspended Campaign Good For Bachmann?The announcement that Herman Cain is suspending his 2012 presidential campaign may be good news for Michele Bachmann.