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'Cop out': Senate GOP leader under fire for cancelling police reform hearings

Senate Maj. Leader Paul Gazelka retracted support for such hearings.

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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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'Lunatic': John Boehner slams Michele Bachmann in new book

The former House Speaker's upcoming memoir is causing a stir.

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MN Rep. Franson criticized for sharing meme about US Capitol riots

Franson is accused of making light of the deadly riots in Washington, D.C.

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GOP Sen. Jerry Relph dies of COVID-19 complications

He was one of several GOP lawmakers infected in an outbreak shortly after the election.

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Report: Gazelka refuses to reveal total COVID cases in GOP outbreak

The senate majority leader is under fire for his handling of the situation.

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Gazelka's 'I've always said COVID-19 is serious' tweet raises eyebrows

The Senate Majority Leader has attracted plenty of attention for a Thursday tweet.

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Jason Lewis undergoes emergency surgery for 'life-threatening' hernia

Lewis is challenging U.S. Sen. Tina Smith in this year's election.

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COVID-positive Wisconsin senator attended fundraiser while awaiting test results

Public health guidelines recommend isolating while waiting for test results.

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After exposure to Trump, 3 MN congressmen violated Delta COVID-19 policy

U.S. Reps. Pete Stauber, Tom Emmer and Jim Hagedorn flew after being exposed to President Trump and others on Air Force One.

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Rep. Jim Hagedorn fires chief of staff over spending controversy

A recent report found Hagedorn was the top spender in Congress in Q1.

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Unable to limit his COVID-19 powers, Senate GOP ousts Walz appointee

The state's Labor and Industry Commissioner is out of a job.

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Minnesota Senate to hold hearings on Twin Cities riots

DFLers upset, call for criminal justice reforms instead.

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Gazelka demands Dem apology to Minnesotans, suburban moms

The Republican slammed their leadership during the riots.

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Minnesota GOP's virtual state convention postponed after server issues

GOP chairwoman Jennifer Carnahan claims the party was victim of an alleged cyberattack.

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MN lawmaker condemned for comparing homelessness to camping

The Grand Rapids senator's comments have been denounced by Twin Cities leaders.

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MN GOP chair criticized for calling Mpls. beach closures 'extreme communist control'

Jennifer Carnahan has been criticized for her tweet on Friday morning.

Vice President Pence to make campaign stop in St. Paul next month

He'll also be swinging through Wisconsin the same day.

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West metro senator Paul Anderson to retire after just one term

The DFL is already eyeing his district as an opportunity to flip.

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Republican's campaign letter says Ilhan Omar should be 'hanged'

The candidate has denied the letter, saying his campaign manager wrote it.

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Rep. Nick Zerwas resigning from Legislature after heart surgery

The Elk River Republican will step down next month.

Rep. Kurt Daudt joins firm linked to lobbying, will still serve as lawmaker

He is the Minority Leader in the Minnesota House of Representatives.

GOP state lawmakers condemn Trump-only MN primary ballot

The move by the state Republican party has proved controversial.