GOP's Johnson, DFL's Murphy Get Gov. EndorsementsMinnesota Republicans have endorsed Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson to run for governor.
Bachmann Backs Jeff Johnson In Race For GovernorFormer U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann has endorsed Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson in the race for governor.
Minnesota DFL, GOP Hold Nominating ConventionsSeveral key election year positions are up for endorsement, including the coveted seat of Minnesota's governor.
Tim Pawlenty Announces Lt. Gov. Fischbach As Running MatePawlenty is not planning to attend the Republican party convention. He has said he'll make his case to voters in the Aug. 14 primary instead.
GOP House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin Leaving LegislaturePeppin says she never considered the Legislature a full-time career and is ready to return to the private sector.
Rep. Jeff Howe Seeks Lt. Gov. Fischbach's Vacated Senate SeatThe special election for Fischbach's seat will be the only Minnesota Senate seat on the November ballot.
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.
Dayton Vetoes Bill To Stiffen Highway Protest PenaltiesRepublicans argued it was necessary to protect public safety. But Dayton vetoed the legislation Saturday night.
Compromise Talks Stall Out, Dayton Vetoes BillsWith the clock ticking down on the 2018 legislative session, the Minnesota Legislature looks like it is heading towards "crash and burn."
Legislature Passes Tax Bill, But Governor Promises VetoHouse Speaker Kurt Daudt says he hopes a possible veto comes quickly to give the Legislature time to craft a new bill.
Pawlenty To Skip GOP Convention, Go Straight To PrimaryHis campaign says the two-term governor entered the race too late for to have a "fair fight" for the endorsement.
Jeff Johnson Announces Running Mate In Gov. BidAmong the people welcoming Bergstrom to the race -- Rep. Peggy Flanagan, Rep. Tim Walz's running mate for the Democratic nomination for governor.
Molnau Endorses Johnson, Snubs Prior Running Mate PawlentyAsked if she thought Tim Pawlenty shouldn't get the job again, she said: "I just haven't thought about Mr. Pawlenty at all."
Minn. House GOP Propose $825M In Public ConstructionMinnesota House Republicans are proposing to spend $825 million on public works projects with a heavy focus on water infrastructure, roads and state building repairs.
Narrow Win In US House Race In Arizona; GOP UnsettledIt took a big money push from the Republican Party, tweets by the president and the support of the state's current and former governors, but the GOP held onto an Arizona U.S. House seat they would have never considered endangered in any other year.