Special Election

Dayton Calls December Special Election To Fill House SeatGov. Mark Dayton is calling a special election to fill an open seat in the House triggered by a veteran Democrat's death after a short battle with cancer.
2 Minn. House Districts Hold Special ElectionsTwo Minnesota House districts are holding special elections to replace lawmakers who resigned after the last election.
Minn. Lawmakers Formally Submit Resignations Two state representatives have formally submitted their resignations, allowing Gov. Mark Dayton to set special elections to fill their seats.
Gov. Scott Walker Defeats Recall EffortWisconsin 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.
Democrat Wins Special Election For MN Senate Vacancy 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.
Special Election In Jan. To Fill Pogemiller's SeatA 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.
Leech Lake Tribal Election Results VoidedAn 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.
DFLer Wins State Senate Seat From St. PaulFormer Democratic state lawmaker Mary Jo McGuire has won an open state Senate seat in a special election.
Voters In St. Paul To Fill Open Minn. Senate SeatVoters in St. Paul and Falcon Heights are filling an open seat in the state Senate in a special election on Tuesday.
DFL's Melin Wins Iron Range House SeatThe Iron Range will be represented in the Minnesota House by the first new Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party legislator in a decade.
Iron Range Voters To Fill Vacant Minn. House SeatVoters in a Minnesota House district on the Iron Range pick a new state representative on Tuesday.
Democrat Criticizes GOP Ad Using Hunter, GunA 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."