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November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
November 11, 2018
Pete Stauber
8th District red for now — or forever? Redrawn districts in 2022 could upend trend
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
November 7, 2018
The Capitol dome is seen at sunset on Election Day, in Washington, Nov. 6, 2018.  (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Democrats projected to win control of House, but Senate remains in GOP hands
November 7, 2018 - 6:49am
October 22, 2018
City councilors leave their chambers as shouting protesters opposed to the proposed purchase of riot gear for the Duluth Police Department temporarily shut down Monday night's Duluth City Council meeting. Councilors returned after a recess and approved the controversial measure by a 6-2 vote. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Serviceplay button
Protesters shut down Duluth City Council meeting, but councilors approve 'riot gear' after meeting resumes
October 22, 2018 - 11:37pm
August 29, 2018
GUEST EDITORIAL: The Four horsemen of marriage...and politics
August 29, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 11, 2018
There's a lot at stake in Tuesday's primary. Here are a few things to watch for.
August 11, 2018 - 4:13pm
August 6, 2018
Political activists, such as these at the 2018 Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party state convention, will watch the Aug. 14 primary election to see if candidates they endorsed prevail and move on to the Nov. 6 general election. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Hot Minnesota races may drive up voter turnout
August 6, 2018 - 3:28pm
June 18, 2018
President Donald Trump visits Mandan, N.D., in September 2017. Reuters
Tickets available for Trump rally in Fargo
June 18, 2018 - 9:39am
June 13, 2018
Lee Hamilton (Submitted photo
COMMENTARY: Politics: We need it
June 13, 2018 - 11:00am
June 3, 2018
Jeff Johnson received the Minnesota GOP gubernatorial endorsement at the GOP convention in Duluth Saturday afternoon. Bob King / Forum News Service
Johnson receives GOP endorsement for governor
June 3, 2018 - 6:17pm
May 31, 2018
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Michelle Fischbach and former Gov. Tim Pawlenty share a laugh Thursday, May 31, 2018, after Pawlenty introduced Fishbach as his running mate. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Fischbach wants to keep job, with Pawlenty as Minn. governor
May 31, 2018 - 1:47pm
May 30, 2018
Making a point, Gov. Mark Dayton announces on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, that had signed a public works bill funding projects across Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN lawmakers claim a bonding victory as Dayton signs with objections
May 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
May 25, 2018
MIchelle Fischbach takes the oath as Minnesota lieutenant governor Friday, May 25, 2018, from Supreme Court Justice G. Barry Anderson. Her father, Tom St. Martin, holds a Bible as Fischbach's son and daughter, Bryce Fischbach and Brianna Eisenbacher, look on. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Sworn in as lieutenant governor, Fischbach’s resignation leaves Minn. Senate tied
May 25, 2018 - 4:05pm
January 22, 2018
Rick Rayburn of Rutledge, Minn. points to the paperwork he was given when signing up for MNSure health insurance. After signing up for the insurance Rick and his wife Rose were placed on medical assistance. Once on MA, without notification from the State of Minnesota, liens were placed on their property to recover the costs of the insurance. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
January 22, 2018 - 6:00am
January 16, 2018
Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Iowans, and one Missourian, during an Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. Tim Pawlenty talks to about 75 Republicans during a July 24, 2011, Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. He spoke for about half an hour and answered questions for the same amount of time. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Tim Pawlenty: I won't run for Al Franken/Tina Smith U.S. Senate seat
January 16, 2018 - 3:49pm