Democrat Mark Dayton is calling in the heavy hitters to help him raise money for his expenses in the Minnesota governor’s recount.
Five counties have work left in the Minnesota governor’s race recount.
The Minnesota recount playing field is down to fewer than a dozen counties. Most of the state’s 87 counties have wrapped up manual review of ballots cast in the race for governor.
Ballots in more than 83 percent of Minnesota precincts have gotten another look in the governor’s race recount over the last two days.
Notes jotted on hundreds of clipboards create the raw data stream. Number crunchers in back offices do the rest as both sides in Minnesota’s close governor’s race chart every ballot challenged in a statewide manual recount of more than 2.1 million ballots.
The head of Minnesota’s Republican Party is making his boldest statements yet about a potential court case that could follow a statewide recount in the governor’s race.
Day one of the Minnesota governor’s race recount is in the books, and Democrat Mark Dayton is still in the lead.
Election officials around Minnesota are cracking the seals on ballot boxes as they launch a recount in the state’s governor’s race.
The recount in Minnesota’s Governors race begins today at election precincts across the State. Dave Lee and Secretary of State Mark Ritchie discussed the recount nuts and bolts.
Election officials are keeping the 47-day slog through the ballots in Minnesota’s 2008 U.S. Senate race in mind as they prepare for their second statewide recount in as many years, but they’re optimistic the recount between Democrat Mark Dayton and Republican Tom Emmer will go more quickly.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Emmer says he won’t go to court to challenge the results of the upcoming recount if it’s clear he can’t win.
A Minnesota board has given the green light for a recount in the state’s undecided governor’s race.
The Minnesota Supreme Court has denied a push by Republican Tom Emmer to force a pre-recount comparison of signed polling place rosters and vote tallies in the governor’s race.
Minnesota is ready for a recount repeat — this time involving a tight finish in the race for governor.
On Monday, the Minnesota Supreme court will hear Tom Emmer’s petition that all 4,130 precincts in the state need to reconcile the number of votes with the number of signature on their polling rosters.