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Former state senator Scott Jensen endorsed by GOP for governor

Jensen beat to multiple other hopefuls for the endorsement at Saturday's convention.

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MN GOP endorses attorney general, secretary of state candidates

Kim Crockett was endorsed as the party's candidate for secretary of state, while Jim Schultz won the endorsement for attorney general.

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Wisconsin Republicans ask court to jail Dem officials in 2020 election probe

The charge is being led by a former state Supreme Court justice.

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Minnesota Governor Tim Walz launches re-election campaign

Their campaign slogan: "One Minnesota. Moving Forward."

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As early voting approves, judge strikes down Minneapolis police ballot question

Another twist in the contentious debate over the future of policing in Minneapolis.

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Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman won't seek re-election

He's the longest serving Hennepin County Attorney in history and was involved in some of the state's highest-profile cases.

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Minneapolis DFL fails to endorse a candidate for mayor

Sheila Nezhad and Jacob Frey finished first and second, respectively, in the endorsement process.

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On Kimmel, MyPillow's Lindell says 'I wouldn't run for dogcatcher right now'

The pillow maker was asked about a potential run for governor of Minnesota.

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MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has Twitter account 'permanently suspended'

The move was taken by Twitter due to apparent violations of its Civic Integrity Policy.

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Under-fire Mike Lindell claims retailers have dropped MyPillow

The MyPillow CEO is seeing receiving backlash as he continues to share conspiracy theories about the election.

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Trump-supporting Minnesota pastor tells followers to 'arm up'

The pastor claims the Democrats are preparing to "unleash" Antifa and Black Lives Matter.

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Report: FBI memo warns of possible 'boogaloo' violence in Minnesota on Jan. 17

It comes as federal authorities prepare for potentially more violence following the assault on the U.S. Capitol.

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House DFL demand GOPers who attended local rally denounce threats, rhetoric

House Majority Leader Ryan Winkler said if they don't denounce the threats they "need to be held accountable."

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Minnesota once again had the highest election turnout in the country

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a record percentage of voters also sent in absentee ballots.

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Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey planning to run for reelection

Frey said in a radio interview that 2020 has been a "horrible" year.

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Dialogue Minnesota: Election analysis, both nationally and in Minnesota

Jim du Bois is joined by U of M Associate Professor of Political Science Kathryn Pearson.

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'We’ve been waiting for this moment': St. Paulites react to Joe Biden's win

"St. Paul has a reputation for being quiet, but I think we have a lot to say"

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Michelle Fischbach repeats baseless election fraud claim on Fox News

It comes as Joe Biden is set to defeat Donald Trump for the presidency.

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Macalester president repeats offer to cover bail, fines for arrested student protesters

Activists held a press conference Thursday demanding an apology from Gov. Tim Walz and that all charges against protesters be dropped