Robert Fitzgerald, the Independence Party’s endorsed candidate for the U.S. Senate, sent out an e-mail to supporters today. It details the campaign’s events, etc. But then I noticed this little line about the recent Minnesota Poll sponsored by the Star Tribune: Recently, the Star Tribune conducted a poll which had us polling at three percent! Read more

State officials say they have found a missing package containing private data on more than 50,000 individual and corporate taxpayers. They say the package was intact. It was sent by a revenue department employee in Brainerd by certified mail on May 16 to the department’s headquarters in St. Paul. The package contained three checks totaling Read more

The scramble to file after Entenza dropped out of the attorney general’s race leads the digest again. MPR, Pi Press, the Star Tribune and the AP all have stories. The Pi Press and the Star Tribune also have stories on Entenza’s decision. All of the last minute filings and Entenza’s decision overshadowed Governor Pawlenty’s attempt Read more