Archive for October 2009
Pathway to the Governor’s Mansion in Minnesota, Part IV: Age
Current crop of 2010 gubernatorial candidates is more ‘seasoned’ than Gopher State governors throughout historyRead More
Is Pawlenty Endorsement of Hoffman in NY-23 Contest the Death Knell for Liberal Republicans?
Pawlenty criticizes Republican nominee as someone “Undeserving of wearing the Republican jersey.”Read More
Bachmann Raising Significantly Larger Out-of-State Funds Per Capita from Obama States than McCain States
Obama states hold 10 of the top 12 slots in out of state per capita fundraising among itemized individual donorsRead More
Are PACs Getting Gunshy of Michele Bachmann?
Special interest PAC money to Bachmann’s campaign is at lowest level since Q2 2006 GOP endorsementRead More
Pathway to the Governor’s Mansion in Minnesota, Part III: Ethnic Heritage
When Will Minnesota (or Wisconsin, Iowa, South Dakota, North Dakota…) Elect a Woman as Governor?
After holding more than 300 gubernatorial elections across the Upper Midwest during the past 160+ years, the region has yet to elect its first female governorRead More
Joe Wilson Received Nearly Twice the Contributions Per Capita from McCain States Over Obama States in Q3 2009
Even after excluding South Carolina, McCain states contributed at a 20.8 percent higher rate to Wilson than Obama statesRead More
Walz Has Largest Percentage of Contributions from In-State Donors; Ellison the Lowest
Ellison also raises more money from Californians than Minnesotans for the second consecutive quarterRead More
Bachmann Continues to Lead Minnesota Congressional Delegation Fundraising from ‘Regular Folks’
Bachmann continues to lead the Minnesota U.S. House delegation in several key facets, beyond the obvious fact that she has raised the most funds in 2009 among the state’s eight U.S. House membersRead More
Bachmann Raises $29,000 on Day 2 of ‘Send a Message to the Left’ Campaign
Bachmann has now raised $118,093 in just two days through her new “Send a Message to the Left” campaignRead More