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MN 2018: How Do The Races Look Right Now?

After that ghastly Trump/Putin “summit” meeting yesterday, it becomes more imperative than ever that Democrats organize to win in November….everywhere. So what is happening in Minnesota? Let’s take a look: First generally, I feel that the embrace of Trump by MN GOP will be their undoing…instead of turning red, they will be bleeding come the […]

A Story About Why Dems Lose Elections

Let me tell you a story about the DFL convention that gives you one of the reasons why we seem to put too many elections at risk. Erin Murphy won the endorsement from the State DFL for the governor’s race. She went into the convention without a choice for Lieutenant Governor. Fine. She wanted to […]

DFL: A Wild Convention Day

Well, this has been a memorable DFL convention. A fairly normal Friday evening agenda gave way to a crazy Saturday of events. The shock of the day came early with the out of the blue endorsement of Matt Pelikan over incumbent Lori Swanson for DFL Attorney General. Swanson has had a strained relationship with the […]