Ex-Rep. Sertich Named To Panel Overseeing Vikings StadiumFormer House Majority Leader Tony Sertich has gained a spot on the commission overseeing construction of the new $1 billion Vikings stadium in Minneapolis. Gov. Mark Dayton on Monday picked Sertich to replace Duane Benson, who resigned after clashing with Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority chairwoman Michele Kelm-Helgen.
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Gov. Dayton Names Close Adviser As Running MateMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is turning to a trusted adviser to be his running mate as he seeks a second term. Dayton has chosen Tina Flint Smith, his chief aide since he took office in 2011, to replace Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon. Prettner Solon didn't want to serve a second term.
Minn.'s Dayton To Name New Running Mate Tuesday Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has picked his new running mate and will announce the decision on Tuesday. Dayton's campaign said the new political team would appear at a union hall near the Capitol. The Democrat seeking a second term is replacing Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon on this year's ticket after she said she would only serve one term.
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Colorful State Rep. Rukavina To Leave Minn. HouseA 26-year veteran lawmaker known for his impassioned speeches and irreverent, borderline uncouth remarks is retiring from the Minnesota House.
MN House Back To Full Strength As New Rep. JoinsThe newest member of the Minnesota House has officially taken office.
Sertich Says He Won't Challenge Cravaack In 2012Incoming Iron Range Resources Commissioner Tony Sertich says there's no chance he will challenge Republican U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack in 2012.
Sertich To Be New IRRRB CommissionerGov. Mark Dayton has confirmed to the Mesabi Daily News in Virginia, Minn., that Rep. Tony Sertich will be the new Iron Range Resources & Rehabilitation Board commissioner.