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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Robins are always a delight of spring
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Are you kidding me?
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A leader or a partisan pawn?
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May 17, 2014
Michael Reagan: Angry conservative birds need to flock together
Stop listening to so much conservative talk radio. Take a break. Watch a cartoon. Go to a ballgame. Do anything else for a while but think, talk or argue about politics. Do what I do and listen to country music instead. I guarantee you won’t be so angry all the time. That’s...
May 17, 2014 - 1:46am
April 20, 2014
Republican Mills promotes ‘four pillars’ in campaign for Congress
Mike Creger Forum News Service DULUTH — Stewart Mills III said he considers himself an accidental candidate who feels called to serve in...
April 20, 2014 - 12:05am
April 19, 2014
Joe Gandelman: Fall of the House of Bush?
Are hard-line Republican conservatives about to implement their own version of political entitlement reform? Are we now witnessing the beginning of the fall of the House of Bush? If Edgar Allen Poe were alive and writing political analysis, it might make a nice story. Only a few...
April 19, 2014 - 12:28am
April 12, 2014
GOP endorses Mills for Congress in 8th District
Mike O’Rouke Forum News Service PARK RAPIDS — An enthusiastic group of 8th Congressional District Republicans on Saturday unanimously endorsed Stewart Mills III as their candidate for Congress. Describing himself as an unintentional candidate, Mills told the 219 delegates and...
April 12, 2014 - 11:24pm
March 29, 2014
7th District Republicans endorse Westrom
Gretchen Schlosser Forum News Service WILLMAR — Torrey Westrom, a Republican state senator from Elbow Lake, received the Republican endorsement Saturday and will challenge Rep. Collin Peterson for Minnesota’s 7th Congressional District seat. Westrom was the only Republican...
March 29, 2014 - 10:27pm
March 12, 2014
Jason Stanford: GOP goes nuclear
CPAC — the political convention that is to conservatives what ComicCon is to nerds — did not sort out the Republican field for 2016, but it did reveal something much scarier. Unlike most years when Republicans insist they should fight for ideals they never define, this time conservatives...
March 12, 2014 - 11:38pm
March 7, 2014
Tina Dupuy The new GOP frontrunner for 2016: Vladimir Putin
“People are looking at Putin as one who wrestles bears and drills for oil. They look at our president as one who wears mom jeans and equivocates and bloviates,” said fraction-term governor and noted Putin-watcher Sarah Palin on Fox News’ Hannity this week. Russian President...
March 7, 2014 - 11:36pm
February 14, 2014
GOP governor candidates debate at BSU; Seifert wins straw poll of attendees
BEMIDJI — Republican candidates for governor talked about MNsure, unions, the minimum wage and other state issues Thursday at a debate hosted...
February 14, 2014 - 12:22am
February 4, 2014
UPDATED: Election 2014: Ortman, Seifert take GOP polls
By Don Davis Forum News Service ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Republicans gave U.S. Senate candidate Julianne Ortman and governor candidate Marty Seifert bragging rights at Tuesday night's precinct caucuses. With 97 percent of straw poll votes counted this morning,...
February 4, 2014 - 9:52pm
November 27, 2013
GOP candidate Seifert swings by Bemidji: Says he will enter primary regardless of who gets party endorsement
BEMIDJI -- Republican candidate for governor, Marty Seifert, stopped by the Cabin Coffee House & Cafe in Bemidji on the last leg of his announcement...
November 27, 2013 - 1:49am
August 30, 2013
Peterson brushes off early attacks from national GOP
Kyle Potter Forum News Service WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, who is laying groundwork to seek his 13th term in Congress, said Thursday he’s unfazed by national Republicans’ early attempts to oust him from office in 2014. He doesn’t plan to make...
August 30, 2013 - 12:39am