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Five New Lieutenant Governors This Year

By John Celock The nation has five new lieutenant governors this year with three midterm vacancies combining with two newly…  Read More >

Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Tapped For Senate

By John Celock Minnesota’s governor has appointed his lieutenant governor as the state’s next United States senator. Gov. Mark Dayton…  Read More >

2014 Nominee Seeks Minnesota Governorship

By John Celock The 2014 Republican nominee for Minnesota governor is seeking a second try for the governor’s mansion. Hennepin…  Read More >

St. Paul Mayor Enters Minnesota Governor Race

By John Celock The mayor of Minnesota’s capital city has announced his intention to seek the governorship in 2018. St….  Read More >

Obama Endorses In State Legislative Races

By John Celock President Barack Obama has endorsed Democratic state legislative candidates in 19 states Wednesday as Democrats continue to…  Read More >

Ventura Would Lose In Redo

By John Celock Minnesota voters are not having fond memories of former Gov. Jesse Ventura (I), with a new poll…  Read More >

Party Of Ventura Aims To Keep Major Status

By John Celock Sixteen years after upending Minnesota politics and the nation by electing Jesse Venture as Minnesota’s governor, the…  Read More >