Gov. Mark Dayton took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the State Fair today. The governor accepted the challenge from Twins owner Jim Pohlad. The national craze has raised millions for the fight against Lou Gehrig’s disease. MPR’s full State Fair coverage
Sen. David Hann of Eden Prairie announced today that he will not run for governor in the 2014 race. In a statement, Hann said he will instead continue to devote his attention to his role as Minnesota Senate minority leader. Several Republicans have already announced they’ll run including Scott Honour, Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson, Read more →
Unless Michele Bachmann decides to run for a fourth term or seek a statewide office, the Republican Party of Minnesota faces the prospect of having few recognizable political personalities in an important election year.