Minnesota’s Barack Obama campaign says Saturday’s event at the Target Center has essentially been sold out. A campaign spokesman says 15 thousand online tickets have been given out and the campaign is expected to give out a few thousand paper tickets. Update — All tix are gone. No tickets are available. I’m told there’s a Read more

GOP Rep. Jim Ramstad backs John McCain for president. AP has the story: ST. PAUL (AP) – U.S. Representative Jim Ramstad is endorsing Senator John McCain for president. The popular moderate Republican from Minnesota says in a prepared statement that McCain is “clearly the most tested, experienced and capable candidate” and the most qualified to Read more