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.
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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.
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.
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.
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