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election 2018

August 17, 2018
Capitol Chatter: DFL endorsements don't all stick
8 hours 38 min ago
August 15, 2018
Tim Walz, Democratic candidate for Minnesota Governor. Submitted photo
How Johnson and Walz won the ticket in the governor's race
August 15, 2018 - 9:17pm
Minnesota governor candidates U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, left, and Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson share a laugh before a recent forum in Mankato. Democratic voters picked Walz and Republicans voted for Johnson in the Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, primary election. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Governor's race: Trump endorses Johnson; Walz strong in Twin Cities, southern Minnesota
August 15, 2018 - 4:53pm
August 14, 2018
Turnout for Minnesota primary election highest in 24 years
August 14, 2018 - 11:36pm
Governor candidate Tim Walz speaks to the June 2018 Minnesota Democratic convention. He was not endorsed then, but came out ahead in Tuesday's primary vote. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
August 14, 2018 - 10:07pm
August 13, 2018
News cameras focus on U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison on June 5, 2018, as he signs paperwork to withdraw from running for re-election in favor of running for Minnesota attorney general. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota primary features plenty of twists
August 13, 2018 - 3:16pm
August 10, 2018
Minnesota governor candidates and campaign staffers listen to Kent Thisse explain rules for a candidate forum at Farmfest on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Interest in Minnesota primary seems high
August 10, 2018 - 2:53pm
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson talks to the media in July of 2018. In August, a news website reported that some people in her office were pressured to help her campaign. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Attorney General Swanson denies pressuring employees to work for campaign
August 10, 2018 - 2:22pm
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota nice may not rule campaigns
August 10, 2018 - 12:44pm
August 9, 2018
Minnesota U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar whispers to her challenger, state Rep. Jim Newberger, on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, during a Farmfest candidate forum. Don Davis / Forum News  Service
Klobuchar, Newberger agree up to a point
August 9, 2018 - 5:36pm
August 8, 2018
Governor candidate Jeff Johnson says at Farmfest Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, that he grew up in greater Minnesota, so understands issues there. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Farmers crowd into hear Minnesota governor candidates at Farmfest
August 8, 2018 - 6:46pm
August 7, 2018
Candidates for the southern Minnesota U.S. House district gather after a Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, Farmfest forum near Redwood Falls. From left are Carla Nelson, Jim Hagedorn and Dan Feehan. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Rural Minnesota congressional hopefuls agree on farm visa program
August 7, 2018 - 6:42pm
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith draws a number from candidate forum organizer Kent Thisse to determine where she sits during the Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, Farmfest event. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota U.S. Senate candidates trade arguments on trade
August 7, 2018 - 5:32pm
August 3, 2018
Rural Republicans, including many here in the Minnesota House, say Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton has waged a "war on agriculture" because of regulations he has promoted on farmers. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Candidates agree to talk before introducing rules
August 3, 2018 - 4:26pm
Erin Murphy files paperwork in early June of 2018 to run for Minnesota governor. She is one of a trio of major candidates in the Aug. 14, 2018, primary election. Don Davis / Forum News Service
DFL governor candidates not three peas in a pod
August 3, 2018 - 4:23pm