Tag: Election 2014

Franken, Dayton win with solid margins; Minnesota House, US Congress now in GOP control
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Franken, Dayton win with solid margins; Minnesota House, US Congress now in GOP control

Despite massive national victories for the Republican Party, which included gaining control of the U.S. Senate and holding onto several key governors’ seats, Governor Mark Dayton (DFL) and Senator Al Franken (DFL) were re-elected to second terms on Tuesday night by comfortable margins. Franken defeated his challenger, Republican businessman Mike McFadden, by 10 points, in…

Hillary Clinton campaigns for Franken, Dayton at DFL rally
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Hillary Clinton campaigns for Franken, Dayton at DFL rally

A crowd of nearly 2,000 people packed the Leonard Center Field House on Oct. 23 for a Get Out the Vote rally in support of Minnesota Democrats up for reelection this fall. The rally was headlined by former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. A plethora of Minnesota politicians spoke before Clinton, reiterating the importance…

ELECTION GUIDE 2014
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ELECTION GUIDE 2014

Election Day is on Tuesday, and Minnesotans will be voting on many key races. Senator Al Franken (DFL) and Governor Mark Dayton (DFL) are running in close races for their re-elections. Control of the U.S. Senate and Minnesota House are up in the air, and many local races will also be decided on Tuesday. Below,…

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ELECTION GUIDE 2014

Election Day is on Tuesday, and Minnesotans will be voting on many key races. Senator Al Franken (DFL) and Governor Mark Dayton (DFL) are running in close races for their re-elections. Control of the U.S. Senate and Minnesota House are up in the air, and many local races will also be decided on Tuesday. Below,…

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On the BEAT: What’s happening around campus and the region

HEALTH AND WELLNESS SEXY training begins, group run to Summit this weekend Health & Wellness Center events this week include the beginning of SEXY training, Macalester’s safer sex education program. These trainings are provided for all first-year floors. They will begin on Sunday and continue through October 4th. First-year floor RAs will have details on…