DFL Rep. Melissa Hortman Elected Speaker Of The HouseState Rep. Melissa Hortman was elected Speaker of the House-designate by the Minnesota House DFL at its organizational caucus Thursday.
DFL Picnic Interrupted By ProtestersThe protesters confronted U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison about domestic violence allegations against him from a former girlfriend.
Despite Allegations Against Ellison, DFL Attempts To Show UnityAt the news conference, DFL Party Chair Ken Martin was peppered with questions about embattled Attorney General candidate Keith Ellison.
Feehan Defeats Minehart In 1st District DFL PrimaryDan Feehan is the projected winner over Colin Minehart in the DFL's 1st Congressional District primary race.
Tim Walz Wins DFL Gubernatorial PrimaryTim Walz has enough votes to be declared the winner of the Democratic primary for Minnesota's governor.
Lori Swanson Concedes DFL PrimarySwanson trailed heavily in early returns from Tuesday night's three-way primary against Rep. Tim Walz and state Rep. Erin Murphy.
Ilhan Omar Wins DFL Primary In Crowded District 5 FieldRep. Keith Ellison currently holds the seat, but earlier this summer submitted his name for the DFL bid for attorney general.
Conservative Group Calls Minn. 'Ground Zero' For Control Of HouseDemocrats need to pick up 23 seats in November to retake the House, but it'll be hard if they lose districts they now hold.
Rep. Murphy Unveils 1st TV Ad In Tight DFL Gov. PrimaryThe campaign says it's a "six-figure" ad buy that will run statewide until the Aug. 14 primary.
Early Primary Voting Begins In MinnesotaThe primary to pick who's on the ballot this fall isn't until Tuesday, Aug. 14., but early or absentee voting started Friday.
GOP's Johnson, DFL's Murphy Get Gov. EndorsementsMinnesota Republicans have endorsed Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson to run for governor.
Fischbach Resigns Senate Seat, Takes Oath As Lt. Gov.It's an apparent change of heart. She was automatically elevated to the role after Dayton appointed Tina Smith to the U.S. Senate.
Less Than 3 Weeks Until The DFL Convention In RochesterJust under three weeks from now, delegates will go to the DFL endorsing convention in Rochester and choose candidates for a number of races, including governor.
Craig, Phillips Get DFL Endorsement In US House RacesDFL convention delegates have endorsed congressional candidates Angie Craig and Dean Phillips in suburban Twin Cities districts. But no candidate secured the party's endorsement in northeastern Minnesota.
State Sen. Schoen Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment AllegationsGov. Mark Dayton said he wants special elections to be held before lawmakers return in the spring.