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Former Gov. Pawlenty Takes Aim At Obama At RNC

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty sent some unexpected zingers at President Obama at the Republican National Convention Wednesday night.

08/30/2012

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Opinion: AZ Republican: We Don’t Want Middle Easterners Here

Republican efforts to promote hatred across racial and religious lines are heating up this electoral season. They have found a new warrior to promote the cause in Arizona, Gabriela Saucedo Mercer. Mercer has questioned whether Middle Easterners should be in the US “either legally or illegally”.

08/29/2012

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Opinion: Ann Romney’s RNC Speech Helps Mitt’s Image

The speech gave much of what Ann and Mitt Romney have been trying to reveal about themselves throughout the misleading negative campaigning of 2012 which has put them on some imaginary pedestal due to Mitt Romney’s business success and extreme wealth. They, too, like most American families, have obviously experienced life’s uncertain challenges intertwined with their successes.

08/29/2012

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Romney & Isaac Are The Big Names At RNC

The two big names to watch at the Republican National Convention are Mitt and Isaac. Tropical Storm Isaac just missed the Florida coast and the RNC, but it’s forcing the RNC to cram 4 days into 3.

08/27/2012

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MN Supporter Of Ron Paul Predicts ‘Blowback’ At RNC

The woman who led Ron Paul’s campaign in Minnesota is predicting backlash in response to Republican Party efforts to limit Paul’s presence at the national convention in Tampa.

08/27/2012

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Romney To Raise Money In Minnesota

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is coming to Minnesota for a fundraising appearance. An invitation says Romney will be in Minnesota on Aug. 23 to raise money for his campaign.

08/07/2012

Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) (Photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Opinion: The RNC Must Allow Ron Paul To Speak At The Convention

Paul not only speaks to many people but also for many people. He has earned his right to speak – regardless of the rules and politics.

07/19/2012

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Appeals Court Rules Against GOP Convention Lawsuit

A federal appeals court Friday said police acted reasonably as it upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by 32 people who say their constitutional rights were violated when they were arrested during a protest outside the 2008 Republican National Convention in St. Paul.

01/13/2012

RNC Protesters

Settlement Reached In Case Stemming From 2008 RNC

An anti-war protester wounded by a police projectile during the 2008 Republican National Convention settled his excessive force lawsuit Wednesday against the officer who fired the round and the cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul.

06/02/2011

Groups of officers were ready if things began to get out of hand.

$50K Settlement In Pre-Convention Police Raid

A $50,000 settlement has been reached in a case stemming from the police raid of a St. Paul home two days before the 2008 Republican National Convention.

05/26/2011

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Minn. RNC Members Axdahl, Sullivan Resign

Minnesota’s Republican National Committeewoman and Committeeman are both resigning their positions.

01/21/2011

Norm Coleman

Norm Coleman Says He Won’t Pursue RNC Chairmanship

Former U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman says he won’t pursue the chairmanship of the Republican National Committee as long as Michael Steele wants to keep the job.

11/26/2010

FBI Raids Six Minneapolis Homes

Raids related to terrorism investigation (file photo)

09/24/2010

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