As you already know, there has been a blizzard of paperwork flying around the recount trial. One interesting tidbit filed by the Coleman campaign is the suggestion that a new election should be held if they can’t determine the double counting of votes (which the Coleman camp alleges) or inconsistent rejected absentees. Here’s the letter.
Archives for March 2, 2009
Mark Drake, the senior spokesman for Republican Norm Coleman, is the latest staffer to leave the campaign. Coleman spokesman Tom Erickson said Drake is taking some time off before he starts his new job. He wouldn’t say where Drake is going. Meanwhile, Erickson also says the campaign closed their offices over the weekend. He said Read more →
We get a better idea of how bad the state’s financial picture will be when the budget forecast is released on Tuesday. The State Economist tells the Pi Press that the downturn is getting worse but will get better. The Star Tribune says everyone at the Capitol is bracing for a wild budget ride. AP Read more →