'The Pressure Was On': Minnesota 1st In Voter Turnout For 2nd Straight ElectionMore than 3.3 million Minnesota voters cast ballots in 2018. That's a 64.3 percent turnout -- the highest in the nation for the second election in a row. "The only thing tougher than getting to No. 1 is staying No. 1," Secretary of State Steve Simon said. "We knew the pressure was on, and Minnesota really came through."
Reality Check: How Minnesota Voted in the 2018 Midterm ElectionMinnesota's mid-term election is behind us, and we are now getting a much clearer picture of what happened.Based on new maps and state election data, Women, minorities and anti-President Donald Trump voters held the key to the election. Democrat Tim Walz easily won the Minnesota governor's race. But for many voters, the election was also about Trump. The president campaigned in Minnesota twice, and it helped -- a little.
Reality Check: Did Minnesota Midterm Predictions Come True?Minnesota's turbulent 2018 midterm election is finally over, and it brought some surprises. For many months, polls projected possible winners and losers. So how accurate were they?
Deep In The Night, 1st District Still Awaits ResultsRepublican Jim Hagedorn and Democrat Dan Feehan are running neck-and-neck in southern Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.
Democrats Win Control Of HouseDemocrats have won control of the U.S. House of Representatives.
Klobuchar Defeats Newberger In. U.S. Senate RaceAmy Klobuchar, Minnesota’s senior U.S. Senator, was expected to easily maintain the seat she’s held for over 11 years.
Fight For Minnesota Legislature Set In Suburbs, St. CloudOvershadowed by an open governor's race and drowned out by the flood of ads in bare-knuckle congressional contests, control of Minnesota's Legislature is also up for grabs in Tuesday's election. But it's not something that all voters will notice. The battle for the state House is being fought largely in the suburbs of Minneapolis and St. Paul, where Democrats hope a backlash against President Donald Trump and Republicans will help sweep them back into power for the first time since 2014.
Vice President Walter Mondale Stumps For Keith Ellison In Attorney General RaceA number of Minnesota races are in the national spotlight this year, including the one for attorney general. Democratic candidate Keith Ellison has been accused of assaulting his ex-girlfriend. He denies it. Vice President Walter Mondale, who also served as the state’s attorney general, joined him at a campaign event in Minneapolis Friday.
Uber Offering Discounted Rides On Election DayUber is helping Americans get to the polls on Nov. 6 by offering discounted rides to polling places.
Can We Trust Election Polls?In the week before Nov. 8, 2016, many of the polls showed Hillary Clinton ahead. After a win by Donald Trump, that had some questioning whether they should even trust polls anymore.
AG Candidates Using 'Secret Tapes' In Latest AttacksIt's an election campaign that's turned into a political brawl.
Analysis: Politics Presses On Amid Election-Season TragedyAmid a wave of election-season violence that left many Americans on edge, the contentious midterm campaign has barreled forward with little pause.
Election Judges Testing Minnesota Ballot MachinesElection judges are testing ballot machines at hundreds of polling places across Minnesota to make sure the Nov. 6 election goes off without a hitch.
Poll: Democrats Lead GOP Challengers In Senate RacesA new poll finds Democrats Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith leading their Republican challengers in their races for U.S. Senate, with Smith locked in a much tighter race in a special election.
Democrats Take Fundraising Lead In Minnesota MidtermsMinnesota Democrats are outraising their Republican opponents in competitive races for the U.S. House and Senate.