Two Minnesota House districts are holding special elections to replace lawmakers who resigned after the last election.
Two state representatives have formally submitted their resignations, allowing Gov. Mark Dayton to set special elections to fill their seats.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker beat back a recall challenge Tuesday, winning both the right to finish his term and a voter endorsement of his strategy to curb state spending, which included the explosive measure that eliminated union rights for most public workers.
Democratic state Rep. Lyle Koenen won a special election in western Minnesota on Tuesday to select a new state senator to replace Democrat Gary Kubly, who died in early March.
A special election will be held in about 10 weeks to fill the state Senate seat vacated when Larry Pogemiller (POHG’-uh-mill-er) agreed this week to take a position in the governor’s cabinet.
An election judge for the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe has nullified Donald “Mick” Finn’s election as secretary-treasurer in a June 28 special election.
Former Democratic state lawmaker Mary Jo McGuire has won an open state Senate seat in a special election.
Voters in St. Paul and Falcon Heights are filling an open seat in the state Senate in a special election on Tuesday.
The Iron Range will be represented in the Minnesota House by the first new Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party legislator in a decade.
Voters in a Minnesota House district on the Iron Range pick a new state representative on Tuesday.
A Democrat running in a special election for a northern Minnesota House seat is criticizing an ad that shows a hunter sighting along a gun with the line “take your best shot.”
Democrats on the Iron Range go to the polls Tuesday in a special primary election for an open Minnesota House seat.