SCOTUS Rules Against Wisconsin Democrats On RedistrictingHowever, the court sidestepped a definitive ruling in both cases. It could decide soon to take up a new case from North Carolina.
Wis. GOP Mailer Gets Date Of Special Election WrongThe mailer was sent recently to pro-gun voters in a state Assembly district.
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.