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September 14, 2018
Joe Radinovich, DFL candidate for District 8 U.S. House
Minnesota U.S. House candidate's camp calls on stations to stop airing 'false and misleading' ad
September 14, 2018 - 12:33pm
September 6, 2018
Pete Stauber
Northern Minn. congressional candidate cleared by county following email report
September 6, 2018 - 7:40pm
August 9, 2018
Money a 'primary' concern in 8th District race
August 9, 2018 - 6:17pm
June 12, 2018
Odin Sjoberg, left, greets 8th District Congressman Rick Nolan and Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson Monday, June 11, in the Wings Cafe at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport. Nolan decided to join Lori Swanson’s gubernatorial bid as her lieutenant governor running mate. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
The curse of public service: Nolan discusses surprising bid for Minn. lieutenant governor
June 12, 2018 - 12:47pm
June 5, 2018
DFL late arrivals fill out 8th District race; Independence Party candidate also joins fray
June 5, 2018 - 8:11pm
May 16, 2018
Foam-edged waves meet the sand along Park Point. Protecting the lake and regional watershed are vital considerations for environmentally minded voters, whose opposition to proposed precious metals mining is struggling to find a voice among front-running candidates in the 8th Congressional District election race. Bob King / Forum News Service
Election wrestles with environment in 8th Congressional District
May 16, 2018 - 10:05am
January 2, 2018
Then-U.S. Sen. Al Franken listens to a question from Minnesota Farrmers Union President Doug Peterson Aug. 21, 2014, at the Minnesota State Fair. He resigned from the Senate on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Smith set to be Minnesota’s next senator as Bachmann considers running
January 2, 2018 - 3:51pm
December 7, 2017
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith says that Target is committed to continue its program of giving to local charities. With her during a 2015 news conference is Gov. Mark Dayton. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Tina Smith quickly rising to top of Senate speculation
December 7, 2017 - 3:25pm
December 6, 2017
Sen. Al Franken is seen in this 2013 file photo at Moorhead High School in Moorhead, Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
UPDATE: Friends call for Franken to step down, but he is not tipping his hat yet
December 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
November 22, 2017
Tim Miller
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
November 22, 2017 - 5:50am
November 18, 2017
Rick Nolan
As Nolan votes, challengers hit back on taxes
November 18, 2017 - 8:00pm
U.S. Sen. Al Franken looks up at a voter talking to him after a Minnesota State Fair radio interview on Aug. 28, 2014. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Franken talk abounds, but senator quiet
November 18, 2017 - 10:00am
August 7, 2017
U.S. Rep, Collin Peterson of Minnesota talks to a Farmfest visitor before a U.S. House Agriculture Committee listening session Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Lights, cameras, silence (from politicians)
August 7, 2017 - 10:14am
July 31, 2017
Majority of Americans want Congress to move on from health care reform
July 31, 2017 - 11:03am
July 26, 2017
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, accompanied by Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (right) and Sen. Martin Heinrich, speaks with the media on July 18, 2017, about the congressional health care debate. Aaron P. Bernstein / Reuters
Minnesota lawmakers denounce GOP health bill, seek bipartisan answer
July 26, 2017 - 8:48am