Minnesota

Ilhan Omar’s Husband Isn’t Worth The Millions She’s Paying Him

Anti-police congresswoman outraised by primary opponent

Rep. Ilhan Omar's (Minn.) Democratic primary challenger raised more than six times the amount of money the congresswoman did in the second quarter of 2020. That's bad news for any incumbent, but is especially embarrassing given that Omar's latest husband, Tim Mynett, is her campaign's chief fundraising consultant.

Minnesota Governor Stonewalls Conservative Journalist

Democrat Tim Walz has refused to tell a conservative journalist why his office isn’t allowing him to participate in the state’s coronavirus briefings

Democratic Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has refused to grant a conservative journalist access to the state's daily coronavirus press briefings. Scott Johnson, co-founder of the award-winning website Power Line, has covered the government's response to the pandemic in a daily series titled, "Coronavirus in One State." The posts regularly receive hundreds of comments from Minnesota residents, the PowerLine site shows. 

Minnesota’s ‘Line 3’ Renews Pipeline Politics

Progressive 2020 Dems stake out hardline position

pipeline protestThe progressive wing of Democratic presidential contenders is staking out a hardline position on a pipeline replacement project in Minnesota, a position that is further left than many local Democrats in the state and could pinch more centrist Democrats on the national level.