5 Days From Election, Tina Smith & Karin Housley Spar Over Health Care, Gun ControlWith Election Day less than a week away, two women vying to be Minnesota's next United States Senator took each other on in a debate Thursday night. Incumbent Democratic Senator Tina Smith is competing against Republican State Senator Karin Housley. Gov. Mark Dayton appointed Smith in December after Al Franken resigned.
Karin Housley Ad Accuses Tina Smith Of Profiting From Shady DealingsThere's an eye-catching new political campaign ad from Republican U.S. Senate candidate Karin Housley.
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.
Why Do We Run Political Ads?A lot of you are wondering, how can we run these on TV when we know some of them are false or misleading?
Senate GOP Say FBI Report Clears Kavanaugh, Dems Say It Only Heightens ConcernsUnited States Senators are getting a chance to look at the FBI report into sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle took turns privately reviewing one copy of the confidential report Thursday.
Tina Smith: 2018 Election GuideWCCO reached out to all candidates running in major Minnesota races this year.
Housley's New Ad Features NHL Hall Of Famer HusbandA Suffolk University poll last month showed Tina Smith with a 7-point lead in the race.
Talking Points: High Stakes Race For Smith, HousleyBecause of Sen. Al Franken's resignation there is now a hotly contested race for his seat between U.S. Sen. Tina Smith and State Sen. Karin Housley.
Mollie Tibbetts' Family: Don't Politicize Our Daughter's MurderMollie Tibbett's family is asking for time to process their grief after their daughter was killed while out for a run.
Poll: Big Recognition Gap Between Smith, Housley In Senate RaceJust 13 percent of voters had never heard of Smith, while more than 31 percent were unfamiliar with Housley.
'You Crushed It Last Night': More Than 900,000 Minnesotans Voted In The PrimarySteve Simon announced Wednesday morning that a total of 902,119 Minnesotans cast votes in the state’s primary contests – the highest number of primary voters since 1982.
Smith Wins DFL Special Election Primary For SenateSen. Tina Smith has enough votes to be declared the winner of the Democratic primary for Minnesota's U.S. Senate seat.
Karin Housley Wins GOP Special Election Primary For SenateSmith has served in this Senate seat since it was vacated by Al Franken.
Tariffs, Trade War Hot Topics At FarmfestThere is a lot of uncertainty at Farmfest this year, with many farmers hurting from trade war tariffs on crops like soybeans.
Senate Candidate Richard Painter To Hold 8-Hour Q&A Session On Facebook LiveU.S. Senate candidate Richard Painter is planning to answer voters’ questions all day Sunday during live broadcasts on Facebook and Twitter.