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Radinovich: Many More Precincts to Go

BAXTER, Minn.- Despite falling behind in votes, DFL Candidate for Minnesota's 8th District, Joe Radinovich, announces in a speech that he is not conceding the race. As of 11:30pm, Radinovich's 83,111 votes trail behind Stauber's 106,026. The DFL Candidate said…

UMD Helps First Time Voters Get To The Polls

DULUTH, Minn. -- Students at U.M.D. are trying to make the voting process for many first time voters, go smoothly! The Minnesota Public Interest Research Group set up a table right in Kirby…

8th District Congressional Candidates Debate in Chisholm

CHISHOLM, Minn. - The fifth and final debate between congressional candidates vying for Minnesota's 8th District was Tuesday in Chisholm. Republican Pete Stauber, DFL candidate Joe Radinovich, and independent candidate Ray "Skip" Sandman…

Wardlow Says he'd Fire all Democrats in Minnesota AG's Office

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Republican Minnesota Attorney General candidate Doug Wardlow says he'd fire all Democratic attorneys working in the office and replace them with Republicans if he wins. Minnesota Public Radio News reported Wardlow's remarks during a private…

Senate Approves Brett Kavanaugh as Supreme Court Justice

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate has confirmed Brett Kavanaugh as an associate justice of the Supreme Court, putting a second nominee from President Donald Trump on the highest court in the land. Kavanaugh was confirmed 50-48 Saturday during a historic…

Dem Manchin Says He'll Vote to Confirm Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON (AP) - The remaining undecided Democrat, Sen. Joe Manchin, says he will support Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The West Virginia senator announced his decision moments after the remaining undecided Republican, Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, said she would…

Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh Clears Crucial Senate Hurdle

WASHINGTON (AP) — A deeply divided Senate pushed Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination past a key procedural hurdle Friday, setting up a likely final showdown this weekend in a battle that’s seen claims of long-ago sexual assault by the nominee…