State Sen. Karin Housley announced Monday that she will not throw her name into the hat in the race for the state governor’s office this fall. The first-term senator from St. Mary’s Point and District 39 had been contemplating challenging DFL Gov. Mark Dayton. Housley released the following statement: “There has been a number of [...]
Precinct caucuses for the 2014 election year will be held Tuesday, Feb. 4 throughout Minnesota. Caucuses mark the first step for political parties to select candidates and set their platforms. Precinct officers and delegates are elected and straw polls may be conducted to gauge support for candidates for office.