Politics

© Jack Gruber-USA TODAY
December 05, 2018 - 1:35 pm
Former President George W. Bush delivered a stirring and emotional eulogy to his father, President George H.W. Bush along with longtime friends and family today at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. President Trump has declared Wednesday a national day of mourning, as the nation remembers...
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Ballot
Susie Jones
November 13, 2018 - 11:12 am
One week after the polls closed, the Hennepin County Canvassing Board on Tuesday declared Dave Hutchinson the winner of the race for sheriff. Hutchinson had a 2,340-vote margin over incumbent Sheriff Rich Stanek. Stanek released this statement after the results were certified: “I have congratulated...
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Photo courtesy of David Hutchinson for Hennepin County Sheriff
Jared Goyette
November 07, 2018 - 9:43 am
The latest results show that Dave “Hutch” Hutchinson has upset incumbent Rich Stanek in the race for Hennepin County Sheriff by a razor-thin margin. With all precincts reporting, Hutch holds a 2,329 vote lead over Stanek, with the totals at 264,511 for Hutch and 262,182 for Stanek. Less than half...
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(Photo by Anthony Souffle/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
Susie Jones
November 05, 2018 - 2:46 pm
On the day before the election, both of Minnesota's candidates for governor called into the Chad Hartman show as they made a final push to rally their bases and urge people to turn out and vote on Tuesday. Republican Jeff Johnson spent the day flying around the state, "You know it's the easiest...
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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
November 02, 2018 - 7:10 pm
With only a handful of days left before Tuesday's midterm election politicians and special interest groups are spending their last dollars on ads for television, radio, and online – and that is contributing to political ad fatigue according to experts. “For sure there is persuasion fatigue going in...
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