A Republican state legislator has ended his campaign for the Minnesota House, after losing just before delegates decided the GOP endorsement Saturday. Rep. David FitzSimmons, R-Albertville, lost conceded the endorsement to Eric Lucero in the District 30B contest. Lucero was harshly critical of FitzSimmons’ 2013 vote in favor of legalizing same-sex marriage. FitzSimmons has a long history Read more

There has been a last-minute addition to the debate schedule in Minnesota’s tight 3rd District Congressional race. DFL Ashwin Madia, Republican Erik Paulsen and Independence Party candidate David Dillon will face off one last time Thursday morning at UnitedHealth Group headquarters in Minnetonka. Simon Stevens, CEO of UnitedHealth’s Ovations subsidiary, will moderate. The forum is Read more