Gov. Pawlenty is in Kosovo this weekend to visit soldiers in the Minnesota National Guard who are stationed there. You can read about his trip here.
Archives for April 12, 2008
MPR’s Curtis Gilbert says Ashwin Madia win the DFL endorsement in Minnesota’s 3rd Congressional District. On the eighth ballot Terri Bonoff dropped out on the eighth ballot and threw her support behind Madia. She will not run in a primary. Madia will now face likely Republican nominee Erik Paulsen and I-P candidate David Dillon.
Political payback leads the digest today. DFL House Majority Leader Tony Sertich says someone in the governor’s office threatened to veto his bonding bill projects after he suggested the governor wasn’t engaged in the legislative process. Sertich wouldn’t name the staffer but AP reports Pawlenty’s Chief of Staff had a conversation with Sertich. Pawlenty’s spokesman Read more →