Minn.'s Attention Span Tested In Primary CampaignsStatewide turnout was expected to be low as voting in a rare August primary began Tuesday, but two competitive races to pick Minnesota congressional challengers were generating interest in the northeastern and southern parts of the state.
Voters Head To The Polls For Primary ElectionsPeople across the state head to the polls on Tuesday to vote in Minnesota's primary election. It's a vital step in the 2012 campaign as the results will decide which match-ups we'll see on the ballot in November.
A Last Push For Votes Before Minnesota's Primary Democrats seeking a northeastern Minnesota congressional seat waited for workers to end shifts at mines and mills and invaded restaurants Monday in a final push for votes ahead of a too-close-to-call primary.
Outside Group Targets Minn.'s Cravaack With TV Ads A political fund targeting Republicans is going after GOP Rep. Chip Cravaack with $120,000 of TV and online ads in northeastern Minnesota.
Outside Groups Spend On Dem Primary In Minn.'s 8thOutside groups are spending significant amounts to sway voters for Democrats Tarryl Clark and Rick Nolan ahead of Tuesday's primary in northeastern Minnesota.
Dayton Endorses Nolan In Congressional RaceGov. Mark Dayton is making an endorsement in the race for Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.
Bill Clinton Endorses Tarryl ClarkDemocrat Tarryl Clark has picked up the support of former President Bill Clinton as she faces two primary rivals in northeastern Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.
GOP's Cravaack Has $900K For Re-Election In Minn.Republican Rep. Chip Cravaack has almost $900,000 to spend as he runs for re-election in a nationally watched race in northeastern Minnesota.
Clark Has $260K For Dem Primary In Minn.'s 8th Democratic congressional candidate Tarryl Clark started July with nearly $260,000 to spend on an Aug. 14 primary against two fellow Democrats in northeastern Minnesota's 8th District.
In Tough Race, Cravaack Says He's 'Centrist'After being swept into office on a tea party tide, Republican Rep. Chip Cravaack is now portraying himself as a middle-of-the-road lawmaker as he tries to keep his job in a northeastern Minnesota district with a long tradition of electing Democrats.
Clark Makes Most Of Ties To Minn.'s 8th District Democrat Tarryl Clark is fighting the impression that she lacks ties to northeastern Minnesota after moving to Duluth to run for Congress.
Cravaack, Top Target For Dems, Files For 2nd termRepublican U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack (crah-VACK') says there's little difference between the three Democrats competing to challenge him in one of the country's battlegrounds for control of Congress.