Former U.S. Senator and St. Paul Mayor Norm Coleman is playing a major role in the republican campaign strategy. Coleman is leading efforts to raise and spend unlimited amounts of money as chairman of the American Action Network and its super PAC, the Congressional Leadership Fund. He also is a key foreign policy adviser to Mitt Romney.
MN city named best ice fishing destination in the US
A lake in Wisconsin also made the top 8.
'TODAY Show' surprises Minneapolis youth nonprofit with toys
It's part of the program's Season of Giving toy drive.
3rd federal medical team to join COVID-19 fight in Minnesota
There are more than 1,500 people with COVID-19 admitted to Minnesota hospitals.
Driver killed after other motorist crosses into opposite lane
The head-on crash occurred early Thursday, just north of the Twin Cities.
MSHSL approves shot clock for Minnesota varsity basketball
Shot clocks will be required at all varsity games beginning in 2023-24.
Popcorn shop featured on 'The Late Show' has to close 2 days later
A county inspection after the national TV appearance found code violations.
Minnesotan infected with omicron was vaccinated, had booster shot
The Hennepin County man received his booster shot in early November.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Thursday, December 2
The latest in Minnesota.
2 people plead guilty in fatal Dakota County home invasion
Two others charged in the incident will go to trial next year.
25-year-old arrested after multi-city police chase in western suburbs
Police were called for a welfare check but learned it was a domestic violence incident.
After getting COVID, Harrison Smith still not considering vaccine
The Vikings safety says he doesn't plan on getting vaccinated.
Norm Coleman: Even a Republican president would not repeal health law
The former U.S. Senator, who is an adviser to presidential candidate Mitt Romney, says the health law may undergo major revisions but will not be tossed out altogether. A spokeswoman for Romney says Coleman is wrong and Romney will repeal the law if elected.
Norm Coleman leads Romney response after Democrat likens GOP to Nazi
Former U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman says the kind of rhetoric employed by the chairman of California's Democratic Party brings American politics down to the gutter. The official had likened inaccuracies in Paul Ryan's speech at the Republican National Convention to lies told by Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels.
Romney brings familiar names to Minnesota fundraising team
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney announced his Minnesota finance team Friday, and it includes a couple big names familiar with the state's political landscape. The team includes former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty and former U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman, who will serve as honorary finance chairmen, and it will be chaired by investment banker Scott Honour.
Former Sen. Norm Coleman to serve as adviser to Mitt Romney
Coleman will serve as special adviser, focused on policy. Romney says the former senator’s advice will be important as he lays out his economic plan.
Norm Coleman's group to pour $500K more into Cravaack campaign
A conservative nonprofit group founded by former U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman is infusing $500,000 more into the re-election campaign of Republican Rep. Chip Cravaack.
Romney to visit Minnesota for fundraising
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is coming to Minnesota for a fundraising appearance a few days before the Republican National Convention, MPR reports. Donors are being asked to give a minimum of $2,500 to attend an event at the Lafayette Club in Minnetonka Beach. Couples who give $50,000 can attend a private dinner at a private home in Shorewood.
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