Two years ago, Minnesota’s Eighth District delivered one of the largest surprises in the nation, when Republican Chip Cravaack upset 18-term DFL incumbent Jim Oberstar.
Local residents had a chance to hear directly from area state legislative candidates during a candidate forum held Tuesday, Oct. 2, at the Minnco Center in Cambridge. Participating in the forum included State Representative Kurt Daudt, running for re-election in State Representative District 31A; Ryan Fiereck, candidate for State Representative District 31A; Paul Bergley and [...]
ECM Editorial Board ECM Publishers, Inc. This country is stronger when virtually every adult is empowered with their constitutional right to vote. Few restrictions should limit this right, and a change in those limits should only be made when it’s been demonstrated that the rights of the majority are in danger. There are two principles [...]
Richard Carlbom, campaign manager for Minnesotans United for All Families, looks at his parents and sees their marriage as a testimony to love, commitment and responsibility.
ECM Editorial Board ECM Publishers, Inc. Your election clerk is busy creating a long and detailed ballot for you. We all know Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are running, but who are all those other candidates for President? Our 2012 ballots will include candidates for city council, school board and the ubiquitous soil and water [...]