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Rep. Hagedorn blames 'cancel-culture' for wife's expulsion from MN GOP

Jennifer Carnahan was forced out as party chair amid a cloud of allegations.

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Former state rep. out of race for GOP chair due to COVID infection

Jim Newberger had been aiming to replace the recently-resigned Jennifer Carnahan.

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Rep. Hagedorn being investigated by House Ethics Committee

The probe appears to be related to his office's finances.

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Civil lawsuit accuses Lazzaro of being sex trafficking 'ringmaster'

The lawsuit was filed on behalf of a teenager and her parents.

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Ousted MN GOP chair mulls return to politics, possible run for governor

Jennifer Carnahan resigned over an associate's sex trafficking indictment.

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Carnahan's $38K severance package sparks anger among some in GOP

The outgoing chairwoman was allowed to break a tie granting her the deal.

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Jennifer Carnahan out as MN GOP chair, reportedly gets 3 months severance

In a statement, she blamed 'mob mentality' for her ouster.

Jim Hagedorn, Jennifer Carnahan, Anton Lazzaro.

Ex-GOP director says Carnahan's claims about Lazzaro connection are false

"She will never let the truth see the light of day, because in her narcissistic mind, it would ruin her brand," Andy Aplikowski said.

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GOP House leaders call for investigation into sex harassment, assault claims

They say any leaders who failed in their legal or moral responsibilities should resign or be fired.

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4 former MN GOP executive directors call on Carnahan to resign

An increasing number of current and former party executives are calling for the embattled chairwoman to step down.

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More GOP sex harassment allegations emerge, Carnahan says victims are out to get her

The Minnesota GOP chairwoman spoke to two radio stations on Tuesday.

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Gazelka won't be drawn on Carnahan calls in wake of strategist's trafficking arrest

Meanwhile, Carnahan has challenged the GOP executive board to call a confidence vote.

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GOP statement on alleged sex harassment sparks new controversy for Carnahan

The statement revealed that Carnahan had been aware of an allegation of sexual misconduct made against a GOP staffer for months.

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Jennifer Carnahan speaks out, says she's victim of 'coup' within the GOP

She says that she's victim of "smears" after one of her close confidants, Anton Lazzaro, was indicted for child sex trafficking.

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More elected Republicans urging embattled GOP chair Carnahan to resign

It's over her close connection to Anton Lazzaro, who's accused of child sex trafficking.

Jim Hagedorn, Jennifer Carnahan, Anton Lazzaro.

Calls for MN GOP chair Jennifer Carnahan to resign over links to Anton Lazzaro

There have been calls from Republicans for Jennifer Carnahan to resign.

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Gold, private jets and Ferraris: Arrested GOP strategist's high-flying lifestyle

Some Minnesota Republicans have started distancing themselves from Anton Lazzaro, pledging to return donations from him.

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State and national leaders pay tribute to Walter Mondale

Officials spoke of his work on environmental and civil rights issues, as well as their own personal stories with the former Vice President.

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After intense campaign, Jennifer Carnahan reelected MN GOP chair

This will be her third term leading Minnesota Republicans.

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MN GOP Chair Jennifer Carnahan will seek reelection

Carnahan was first elected to the position in 2017.

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Minnesota GOP chair joins Trump effort to overturn people's vote

Jennifer Carnahan is the latest Republican to allude to baseless allegations of voter fraud.

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Minnesota GOP cancels Monday event due to members self-quarantining

The event was a party update featuring chairwoman Jennifer Carnahan.