A Democratic Minnesota House of Representatives candidate went from being a rising star to a persona non grata within her party after she was perceived to have contributed to the fall of former Sen. Al Franken (D., Minn.).
Richard Painter, the vice-chair of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), a left-wing ethics watchdog group that has regularly filed complaints with the Federal Election Commission, lacks the required FEC disclaimers on the contribution page of his recently launched exploratory committee for a potential Senate run in Minnesota.
A leader of a left-wing organization formerly led by liberal operative and Hillary Clinton ally David Brock announced on Wednesday night that he has launched an exploratory committee for the U.S. Senate in Minnesota.
Rep. Rick Nolan (Minn.), a member of the Democratic-Farm-Labor Party, announced on Friday that he will retire at the end of his current term, saying it is time to “pass the baton to the next generation.”
Millionaire congressional hopeful Dean Phillips invested as much as $2 million in energy companies even as he criticized Republican Rep. Erik Paulsen for supporting fossil fuel development.
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton (D.) announced the appointment of Lt. Gov. Tina Smith on Wednesday to fill the Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Al Franken, who announced his resignation last week due to sexual misconduct allegations.
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton (D.) said he will announce his appointment to replace departing Democratic Sen. Al Franken on Wednesday.