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.
Controversy Hits DFL On Eve Of Primary ElectionsThe Minnesota DFL is dealing with controversy on the eve of the state's primary election.
GOP Governor Primary Tests Tim Pawlenty's Comeback BidIt's a high-stakes race in Minnesota. Democrats hope to retain their blockade over a GOP Legislature.
DFL Candidates For Governor Debate Just Days Ahead Of PrimaryThe three Democrats running for Minnesota governor are highlighting their differences in the homestretch to next week's primary.
GOP, DFL Governor Hopefuls Trade Barbs At FarmfestFive of the top candidates for Minnesota governor squared off for an unusual bi-partisan debate Wednesday.
Ahead Of Primary, 49,000 Minnesotans Submit Absentee BallotsThe Secretary of State says there is a 150 percent jump in absentee voting so far compared to the 2016 election.
Governor Candidates Release Fundraising Numbers Ahead Of August PrimariesTwo weeks and counting down to Minnesota's 2018 primary election. It includes hotly-contested races for Governor, Congress and U.S. Senate.
Pawlenty Weathers Attacks As GOP Awaits DFL Gubernatorial NomineeOutside GOP groups haven't spent much money yet as Democrats wrap up an unpredictable, three-way primary.
Lt. Gov. Candidates Weigh In On Allegations Against Rick NolanWith just over two weeks until the Aug. 14 primary, it remains unclear what impact the #MeToo charges against a former staffer of one of the candidates for lieutenant governor will have on the governor’s race.
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.
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Swanson Refuses To Kick Nolan Off Gubernatorial TicketDFL gubernatorial candidate Lori Swanson has broken her silence amidst controversy surrounding her running mate.
Can An All-Metro Ticket Win Minnesota Gov. Race?DFL-endorsed candidate Erin Murphy, who is from St. Paul, chose as her running mate Rep. Erin Maye Quade, from Apple Valley.
Endorsed Gov. Candidates Trail Competitors In Cash RaceCampaign finance reports show former GOP Gov. Tim Pawlenty had $1.3 million at the end of May. Rep. Tim Walz is leading Democrats with $685,000 in savings.