Category: Politics

BREAKING: Joe Biden declared winner

BREAKING: Joe Biden declared winner

It has been declared by various outlets including the Associated Press and NBC News that former Vice-President Joe Biden has won the 2020 Presidential race and will serve as the 46th president of the United States alongside vice-president elect Kamala Harris. The win comes after states like Pennsylvania and Georgia turned from red to blue over the week after mail-in […]

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St. Cloud Senate Race: who has your vote?

St. Cloud Senate Race: who has your vote?

This fall in St. Cloud there are two primary candidates running for the senate seat in district 14. First up is the incumbent republican Jerry Relph. Relph has been the senator for the St. Cloud area since winning the district back in 2016 by defeating democrat Dan Wolgamott. Relph was born in Boston, but attended college at Carleton and has […]

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President Trump

BREAKING: President and first lady test positive for covid-19

Earlier this morning President Donald Trump announced that he has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus along with his wife Melania. This could be a large health risk to the President, as he sits in on of the more risky age categories for contracting the virus. He is 74 years old which is the category with the third most amount […]

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Biden VP selection panel

Tuesday night, former Vice President and Democratic candidate Joe Biden shared he expects he will have a VP selection panel formed by May 1st. this panel will help vent out the potential candidates to make a narrower candidate list. Biden said this list will be made in July. Biden’s campaign has discussed about announcing his pick before the convention in […]

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Minnesota GOP convention moved to online

Minnesota GOP convention moved to online

The Minnesota state republican party is moving its convention to an online format as the stay at home order continues statewide. The convention was originally slatted to be from May 15-16 in Rochester Minnesota. Minnesota State Chair Jennifer Carhanan stated that: “Our state convention is comprised of more than 4,000 dedicated grassroots activists from around the state, and as we near […]

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Governor Tim Walz signs Alec Smith Insulin Affordability Act

(Minneapolis, MN) On Tuesday the Minnesota Legislature approved the Alec Smith Insulin Affordability act, which gives diabetics emergency access to Insulin if they cannot afford it. The House passed the bill 111-22 while the Senate approved it unanimously. The Insulin Affordability Act nearly passed last spring but a compromise in the bill made it fall apart in the final hours […]

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Minnesota leaders call on governor Walz to suspend rent and mortgage payments as pandemic continues.

Minnesota leaders call on governor Walz to suspend rent and mortgage payments as pandemic continues.

The state of Minnesota remains closed as COVID-19 continues to spread, in the most recent numbers it has been shown that over 1,800 citizens have been affected as the state’s latest numbers show 87 deaths. These numbers could be considerably higher if it were not for Minnesota’s stay at home order, but as the disease continues to spread many people […]

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MN Legislature Passes Fourth COVID-19 Relief Bill

MN Legislature Passes Fourth COVID-19 Relief Bill

Latest bill set to be signed by Gov. Walz Wednesday. COVID-19 testing coverage, remote government agency meetings highlight new bill. Minnesota legislators have been working across the aisle to pass relief for constituents as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread in the state. Tuesday’s bill was passed in the House (103-31) and the Senate (64-3) with broad bipartisan support and […]

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Bernie Sanders speaks at a campaign rally.

Bernie Sanders Ends Presidential Campaign

(Burlington, VT) “While this campaign is coming to an end, our movement is not.” That’s the message Bernie Sanders is communicating to his supporters today as he announces the end of his presidential campaign that would challenge President Donald Trump in the general election. With the decision to end Sanders’ campaign, Joe Biden is now the presumptive Democratic nominee for […]

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Minnesota to extend stay at home order

Minnesota to extend stay at home order

Minnesota Governor Tim Walz announced that the stay at home order will now be extended through May 4th after Minnesota reported 85 new cases today, raising the state’s total to 1,154, with a death total that has now risen to 39. Minnesota’s original stay at home order was set to end on Friday, April 10th but with the continued rapid […]

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