Category Archives: Politics
DFLer Jim Graves says supporters everywhere have urged him to make another go at knocking off Rep. Michele Bachmann in the weeks after his narrow election loss to her Nov. 6.
Graves says he’s gotten more than 1,000 calls or … Hit the jump to read the rest
State Sen. John Pederson says last Tuesday’s thumping of GOP legislative candidates was a “one-off” event that needn’t trigger broader changes to how Republicans pick candidates or communicate with voters.
Pederson, R-St. Cloud, earned his second term in the Senate … Hit the jump to read the rest
That’s the burning question “answered” Friday morning by the press release that landed in my email.
And, according to online booking business OneTravel, the answer is yes.
Six of its top 10 states for bookings last year were blue … Hit the jump to read the rest
DFLer Jim Graves’ campaign has released an internal poll depicting its race with GOP Rep. Michele Bachmann as a statistical toss-up.
The poll pegs support for the three-term incumbent Bachmann, R-Stillwater, at 48 percent compared to 46 percent for Graves, … Hit the jump to read the rest
The GREAT Theatre Company production of “Hairspray” will have some special cameo appearances by local politicians and a superintendent, according to a Sept. 5 news release from the group. Seven will make an appearance as the principal of Paterson Park … Hit the jump to read the rest
A Democratic Super PAC is adding Rep. Michele Bachmann to a national list of tea party lawmakers it’s working to defeat.
DFL congressional candidate Jim Graves is distancing himself from the party that endorsed him.
Graves, the DFL challenger to Rep. Michele Bachmann, last month told the Times he won’t defend his party’s 2012 standard-bearer, President Barack Obama.
Graves, a hotel … Hit the jump to read the rest