Political News

Speaker Boehner to Resign at End of October

In a stunning move, House Speaker John Boehner has told Republicans that he will step down at the end of October, giving up his leadership post and his seat in Congress in the face of hardline conservative opposition.

Group Urges Duluthians to Adopt New Voting Method

With just a 17% voter turnout for Tuesday's primary election in Duluth, a local group is asking for the city to eliminate its primary and adopt Ranked Choice Voting, where voters can pick more than just one candidate.