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In this morning's edition of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune , Minnesotans read about how mediocre, Bush-supporting, empty-suit, incumbent Republican senator ...
by lams712
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon May 19, 2008 at 01:05 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
mnblue member K created K's Most Excellent Delegate Count in an effort to find out where the delegates stand.
by The Big E
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Mar 10, 2008 at 07:26 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Al Franken is likely our nominee . Attorney Mike Ciresi announced Monday that he is dropping ...
by kos
Comment Count 158 comments on Mon Mar 10, 2008 at 03:45 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Looks like "super lawyer" Mike Ciresi got tired of spending his personal fortune, and has decided to drop out of the race. This leaves Al Franken and Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer as the lone DFL (...
by bcb
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon Mar 10, 2008 at 03:03 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
This will be something different, a non-presidential Democratic candidate selection diary. Today Minnesota ...
by ratador
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Mar 08, 2008 at 06:16 PM PST with 5 Recommends
(cross posted at mnblue) Today was the Minnesota Senate District 50 Convention. The most important activity at this convention was to elect delegates (18 delegates plus 18 alternates) to ...
by lams712
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Mar 08, 2008 at 03:47 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Mike, I know what you did with your 2 mill ... The breaking news at the end of February was that Mike Ciresi had donated $2,000,000.00 to his campaign. As an Al Franken supporter ...
by The Big E
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Mar 04, 2008 at 06:57 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Doug Grow of MinnPost.com is today reporting on the ...
by Keith Pickering
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Mar 07, 2008 at 02:09 PM PST with 13 Recommends
Unfortunately, Al Franken is considered "very unfavorable" by 13% more respondents than Mike Ciresi In the latest Rasmussen Poll. Yup, while fellow Dem challenger Mike Ciresi was given the "very ...
by SlyDi
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Feb 20, 2008 at 09:24 PM PST with 4 Recommends
First, the excellent news from Rasmussen. [MN-Senhttp://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/election_20082/2008_senate_elections/election_2008_minnesota_senate] 2/16 (10/31/07). 500 ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 275 comments on Tue Feb 19, 2008 at 12:38 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Great news for Al Franken today! Latest Ras. Puts him up by 3% over Coleman in head-to-head. An improvement of 7% since their last polling. The moe was not listed in the article so the ...
by christomento
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Feb 19, 2008 at 10:24 AM PST with 15 Recommends
Grant County lies in the heartland of Minnesota prairie progressivism, a broad swath of west central Minnesota that was crutial to the Farmer-Labor party's victories during the depression. Activists ...
by SlyDi
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Feb 18, 2008 at 10:37 AM PST with 3 Recommends
As Al Franken's lead in the DFL endorsement race appears to be widening and as he pulls even with Norm Coleman, Norm has made a new and interesting ...
by The Big E
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Feb 16, 2008 at 03:41 PM PST with 20 Recommends
Minnesota's McLeod county is a good test of a candidates strength- one end of the county includes Minneapolis suburbs while the other end is cows and cornfields. In between you'll find a couple ...
by SlyDi
Comment Count 46 comments on Sun Feb 10, 2008 at 07:20 PM PST with 3 Recommends
The three Minnesota Senate (MN-SEN) DFL candidates appeared on KSTP's At Issue this morning. Host Tom Hauser moderated and they talked about three topics and snuck in a fourth at the end. ...
by The Big E
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun Feb 10, 2008 at 04:30 PM PST with 5 Recommends
There's this thing called "Congress", which has "elections" that have nothing to do with Obama, Clinton, or McCain. Amazing, I know!
by kos
Comment Count 89 comments on Fri Feb 01, 2008 at 02:04 PM PST with 0 Recommends
A reader of my blog, Norwegianity , recently emailed me to ask why he couldn't find the story about Al Franken and the Carleton College ...
by Mark Gisleson
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Jan 27, 2008 at 06:17 AM PST with 3 Recommends
In an amazing piece of journalism, Pat Doyle of the Minneapolis Star Tribune researchs and writes about the Minnesota Senate race. This is a rare occurence at the Strib. Due to the cutbacks, there ...
by The Big E
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Jan 21, 2008 at 08:34 PM PST with 13 Recommends
It's been a big week in the Minnesota State Senate race and a very inconvenient week to be having laptop troubles. Al Franken ...
by The Big E
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Jan 19, 2008 at 10:00 PM PST with 17 Recommends
The Minnesota Senate (MN-SEN) race has had some surprises. Plenty of the predictable as well. Norm Coleman has been all over the place. Not literally, but figuratively -- Some of the most amazing ...
by The Big E
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Jan 06, 2008 at 06:22 AM PST with 6 Recommends