State Primary Election Reaction From UM Political AnalystUM Political Science professor Kathryn Pearson reviewed Tuesday's primary results
Bachmann Says She'll Seek Old Minn. Seat Fresh off the national stage of a failed presidential bid, Republican Michele Bachmann said Tuesday that she will seek re-election to her Minnesota congressional seat, even though her home is being thrown into a district currently represented by a Democrat.
Dayton Vetoes GOP-Drafted Redistricting MapsGov. Mark Dayton has vetoed Republican-drafted maps for new Minnesota congressional and legislative districts, making it likely the state's once-a-decade redistricting process will end up in the courts.
Minn. Senate Sends Redistricting Bills To DaytonThe state Senate has sent Gov. Mark Dayton bills that alter the boundaries of Minnesota's eight congressional districts and 67 legislative districts, but they are likely to draw a veto from the Democratic chief executive.
1st Round In Minn. Redistricting Fight ArrivesState lawmakers clashed Tuesday over a GOP plan to redraw the lines of the state's legislative districts, with Democrats quick to note that members of their party face greater political consequences than Republicans under the first proposal released to set Minnesota's political map for the next decade.
Census Clears Way For Minnesota RedistrictingOfficial population numbers in hand, Minnesota lawmakers are forging ahead with plans to redraw the state's legislative and congressional district boundaries.