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July 31, 2012
Kelliher among new MnSCU trustees
ST. PAUL -- Former Minnesota House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher is among the new Minnesota State Colleges and Universities trustees. Gov. Mark Dayton Tuesday named Kelliher, who he beat in the 2010 primary election for governor, and five others to the board. Trustees govern...
July 31, 2012 - 8:42pm
September 27, 2010
Flood-funding session possible
ST. PAUL -- Floodwaters continue to rise in many southern Minnesota communities as state policymakers work on plans to fund flood relief. Federal...
September 27, 2010 - 9:24pm
August 11, 2010
Dems strive for political unity in race
ST. PAUL -- Now that Minnesota Democrats agree on their governor nominee, voters can concentrate on a race that shows huge differences among candidates. "There are clear, distinct choices," said candidate Tom Horner of the Independence Party. "It is a pretty stark contrast," added...
August 11, 2010 - 8:52pm
11:25 a.m. Update: Kelliher concedes election to Dayton
ST. PAUL -- Mark Dayton is the Democratic-Farmer-Labor governor candidate. Opponent Margaret Anderson Kelliher made it official late this morning...
August 11, 2010 - 11:25am
August 5, 2010
Letter: Kelliher puts people, land before profits
I am voting for Margaret Anderson Kelliher in the DFL gubernatorial primary on August 10 because it is important to me that the next governor of Minnesota understands and respects the people who live and work in rural Minnesota. Margaret grew up on a farm that suffered through the...
August 5, 2010 - 12:00am
Letter: Former student showed promise
Margaret Anderson Kelliher is a former student of mine. I can assure you as one of the three DFL candidates running for governor of Minnesota in the Aug. 10 primary, she had the leadership skills early on to serve us well. School started a week before Labor Day the year she was...
August 5, 2010 - 12:00am
August 4, 2010
DFLers: Ag background differences
MORGAN -- One candidate grew up on a farm, one in a rural community and one sat on the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee. The three Democratic-Farmer-Laborite...
August 4, 2010 - 9:21pm
July 23, 2010
DFLers differ on school funding ideas
MINNEAPOLIS -- Improving education demands more money, Minnesota's top three Democratic governor candidates say, a tough challenge when the next state budget could face a $6 billion deficit. The three promote different ideas about school funding: l Mark Dayton promises to tax the...
July 23, 2010 - 9:16pm
July 16, 2010
DFL rivals push jobs agendas
ST. PAUL -- If they are Democrats, they must be talking about jobs. Creating jobs traditionally is a key Democratic-Farmer-Laborite campaign...
July 16, 2010 - 9:36pm
July 7, 2010
Editorial: Primary nears, but where's Kelliher?
Matt Entenza, who grew up in Worthington and graduated from high school here, was in town Tuesday for a visit, fitting in a stop at the Daily Globe among his activities. It was nothing new for the Democratic-Farmer-Labor gubernatorial hopeful, who officially announced his candidacy...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
June 25, 2010
Opponents ask: Where's Kelliher?
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Democratic governor candidates Mark Dayton and Matt Entenza have wondered aloud where Margaret Anderson Kelliher has been. After a recent education forum they both attended, Dayton said Kelliher has been missing in action from forums. Dayton said he had missed...
June 25, 2010 - 8:09pm
May 18, 2010
Editorial: First a deal - then the spin
Late Monday morning, Minnesota legislators passed a budget that balanced the state's $3 billion deficit. Moments later, the wheels of spin were rotating at warp speed. By the middle part of the afternoon, the Star Tribune had collected comments from each of the major gubernatorial...
May 18, 2010 - 12:00am
April 29, 2010
Editorial: GOP looks to get a leg up
The DFL now has an endorsed candidate for Minnesota governor, but there's a long road ahead for Margaret Anderson Kelliher. Kelliher, the Minnesota House Speaker, emerged victorious Saturday night at the DFL Convention in Duluth when her closest rival, Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak,...
April 29, 2010 - 12:00am
April 25, 2010
DFL hurdles await Kelliher
DULUTH -- Democratic-Farmer-Laborites left their weekend convention saying they were united, but signs of discord even surfaced at a party celebrating...
April 25, 2010 - 8:24pm
January 14, 2010
State fines Kelliher and DFL Party
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota governor candidate Margaret Anderson Kelliher was fined $9,000 and the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party $15,000 for what the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board said was an illegal collaboration. The scheme board members said was improper involved...
January 14, 2010 - 12:00am