Suburban Voters Hold Key To Control Of Minnesota SenateSenate Republicans are hoping their law-and-order message will help preserve and even widen their slim 35-32 majority. Senate Democrats are focusing their messaging on the accessibility and affordability of health care.
After Months Of Stalemate, Minnesota Senate Passes $1.87 Billion Bonding BillTwenty-five House Republicans crossed over Wednesday night to give the Democrats the 60% supermajority the legislation needed to pass.
$1.9 Billion Bonding Bill Passes In Minnesota HouseThe sixth time is the charm as a $1.9 billion jobs and infrastructure bonding bill passed in the Minnesota House late Wednesday night.
State Senate GOP Blames Dems For Letting Riots Escalate In New ReportThe report also blames Democrats for identifying with the causes promoted by the demonstrators, causing them to lose sight of their responsibility to protect the public from criminal acts committed during the riots.
Republican, Democratic Minnesota Candidates Hit The Road Saturday To CampaignDemocrats held metro-wide campaign events Saturday morning, and a Republican rally was scheduled in Rush City Saturday evening.
Some Turned Down To Be Election Day Poll Workers, Despite Need During COVID PandemicMinnesota's Secretary of State's Office says there's been a surge of younger voters wanting to help, but there are still certain requirements on who can be an election judge. Some poll workers can be turned away due to party affiliation.
DFL Files Federal Elections Complaint Against Ilhan Omar Challenger Antone Melton-MeauxWith one week until the primary, Minnesota's DFL Party has filed a federal elections complaint against Congresswoman Ilhan Omar's Democratic challenger.
'It's Not Time For Someone That Wants To Burn Bridges': WCCO Goes 1-On-1 With Omar Challenger Antone Melton-MeauxWCCO's Frank Vascellaro had the chance to sit down with the political newcomer who has a number of prominent Democrats backing him.
State House Again Blocks Measure To Limit Walz's Ability To Declare Peacetime Emergency StateThe Minnesota House of Representatives once again rejected a measure that would have limited Gov. Tim Walz's ability to extend the peacetime state of emergency.
'What Matters Is A Strong Ticket': Sen. Klobuchar Discusses Decision To Withdraw VP CandidacyOn Friday, CBS News's Ed O'Keefe interviewed Klobuchar about her decision, and the two also talked a number of other topics, including that her father Jim Klobuchar has been diagnosed with COVID-19.
Joe Biden Wins Minnesota Democratic Presidential PrimaryPolls from within just the last week had showed Sen. Amy Klobuchar with a small lead on Sen. Bernie Sanders, albeit within the margin of error.
For Some Minnesota Farmers, Their Presidential Vote In 2020 May Come Down To BusinessFor them the daily struggle to stay in business is what drives them to the polls. For the past few years they've been dealing with rough weather and lower prices for their crops that make it tough to turn a profit.
Pre-Primary Polls: Only 28% Vote Based On Electability; Slight Majority Better Off Than 4 Years AgoOver the last week, WCCO polled Facebook and Twitter users to see what voters were thinking before the primaries Tuesday.
Primary Results Could Point To Whether Minnesota Is Trending Blue, Purple Or Red
At Debate, Amy Klobuchar Warns In-Fighting Will Lead To Trump Winning In November"If we spend the next four months tearing each other apart, Donald Trump will spend the next four years tearing our country apart," Amy Klobuchar said.