For Mpls. City Council Members, 'Defund The Police' Divisive At DFL ConventionAt the DFL endorsing convention this week, three council members who support defunding the police got the DFL endorsement. Three others did not.
'His Memory Sparked A Global Movement': Minnesota Officials Mark Anniversary Of George Floyd's DeathOn the first anniversary of George Floyd's death, politicians and public figures in Minnesota are honoring his memory.
Sanders, Clinton Making A Stop In Minnesota TodayDemocratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are getting ready for a stop in Minnesota.
Potential Biden Candidacy Causing A Stir Ahead Of Minneapolis DNC MeetingThis weekend, top Democrats are in Minneapolis for the Democratic National Convention's summer meeting. Most notably absent is possible candidate Joe Biden. DNC members say so far there's little political infighting.
Michelle Obama To Campaign In North MinneapolisDetails have been released about first lady Michelle Obama's plans to campaign in Minnesota next week for Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and Sen. Al Franken. The Minnesota DFL Party announced that Mrs. Obama would appear at a get-out-the-vote rally on Tuesday at Patrick Henry High School in north Minneapolis.
Martin Re-Elected State DFL ChairmanThe Minnesota DFL Party has re-elected Ken Martin as chairman. At a conference Saturday in Robbinsdale, Martin was elected to a second two-year term.
Some Voter ID Amendment Foes Frustrated With DFL Some opponents of the proposed amendment to require Minnesota voters to show a photo ID at the polls are angry at the Minnesota DFL Party. They say the party is not putting enough resources into defeating the amendment.