David Hann Wins Minnesota GOP Chair After Carnahan's Tumultuous DepartureDavid Hann won an election Saturday for the job after Jennifer Carnahan was forced out of the role in August. Hann, a former state Senate minority leader from Eden Prairie, won the final vote over businessman Jerry Dettinger.
Gisela Medina Appears In Court On Charges Of Aiding GOP Donor In Sex Trafficking Of MinorsA now-suspended student at the University of St. Thomas who was the chair of her college’s GOP chapter appeared in federal court Monday, facing charges that she conspired with a top Republican donor and activist to traffic minors for sex.
Walz, DFLers Call On Rep. John Thompson To Resign Following Allegations Of Domestic ViolenceGov. Tim Walz and leaders from Minnesota's DFL and GOP parties are calling on State Rep. John Thompson to resign following reports of domestic violence allegations.
MPCA Commissioner Resigns As Senate GOP Takes Steps Toward Firing Walz Cabinet MembersThe Republican-controlled Minnesota Senate opened a fight Tuesday that could lead to the firing of one or more of Democratic Gov. Tim Walz's Cabinet members. Meanwhile, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Commissioner Laura Bishop has already announced her resignation.
Minn. GOP Reacts To Rush Limbaugh’s Death: ‘His Legacy Will Live On Forever’The Republican Party of Minnesota is responding to the death of influential conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh.
Several Minnesota Republicans Self-Isolate Following President Trump’s Visit To StatePresident Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have tested positive for COVID-19 following a trip to Minnesota, prompting several Republicans who had contact with the president to go into quarantine.
Minnesota GOP Convention Postponed After Suspected Hacking With Online Voting SystemMinnesota Republicans are postponing their state convention because of interference with their online voting system.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Republican Party Moves State Convention OnlineThe Minnesota Republican Party is moving its state convention online due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Expect Business, Road Closures Ahead of Thursday's Trump RallyThe Butler Quarter Postal Station, located just a block from the Target Center, will close at noon Thursday.
Officials: GOP Volunteer Accuses Woman Of Groping Her At State Fair BoothMinnesota State Fair officials say a woman filed a police report Friday night accusing another woman of groping her after a political disagreement at the GOP booth.
After Statewide Drubbing, Minnesota GOP Doing Some 'Soul Searching'It was a tale of two political parties in Minnesota on Wednesday: resurgent Democrats who tightened their grip on the governor's office and two U.S. Senate seats in Tuesday's election, and wincing Republicans shut out of statewide contests for a 12th straight year and swept out of power in the Minnesota House.
Minn. GOP Chairwoman Defends Push For 10% Of DonationsMinnesota's Republican Party chairwoman is defending her push to get a 10 percent commission on large donations to the party, saying she's paid less than her predecessors and even some top party staffers.
Minn. GOP Chairwoman: I Want 10% Commission On GOP DonationsJennifer Carnahan seeks party approval to take a commission on large contributions, according to a memo obtained by the Associated Press.
Dayton Says Republicans Trying To Eliminate Pre-K FundingFunding Pre-K education is one of Governor Mark Dayton's top priorities. But he says House Republicans are trying to eliminate it.
Environmentalists Upset By Bills Advanced By Minn. GOP LawmakersEnvironmentalists say Republicans who control the Minnesota Legislature and their allies are pressing a slate of bills that add up to bad news for the environment.