Quinnipiac Polls: Lindsey Graham Tied, Susan Collins Losing by 12%

poll.qu.edu/… Quinnipiac has polls for three high profile US Senate races. Two Republicans are in big trouble. New Quinnipiac polls of several interesting U.S. Senate races: Maine: Sarah Gideon (D) 54%, Susan Collins (R) 42% South Carolina: Lindsey Graham (R) 48%, Jaime Harrison (D) 48% Kentucky: Mitch McConnell (R) 53%, Amy McGrath (D) 41% Quinnipiac also polled…

civil unrest in Minnesota (with updates)

It is unfortunate that there is a history of more fulsome street confrontations that involve a variety of actors, some opportunists that are simply criminal rather than political, others who in the past, took advantage of civil unrest to attempt to “get away with murder”. This is happening even as the area is fraught with the…

Trump cranks the racism up to 11 at his Minnesota hate rally

And the state has just 10 electoral votes. Finding white men with a racist grudge in the Midwest isn’t exactly a heavy lift. I lived in the region for decades. Go into any bar that serves Jägermeister, mutter something barely intelligible about food stamps or free Obama phones, and they’ll flock to you like raccoons…

Trump tries to flip Minnesota with yet another campaign rally

Trump is at the Minneapolis Target Center tonight for yet another campaign rally. Below is the Daniel Dale tweet thread in anticipation of another even more stupid Trump statement. It is unbearable to put up with such repetition of falsehoods, but there’s always that hope of some ad-libbed idiocy “><p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”>And this evening This…

Trump retweets another Ilhan Omar smear, claims she 'partied' on anniversary of 9/11

Donald Trump could end up getting Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar killed. That’s not hyperbole. That’s a potentially foreseeable outcome of the libels and slanders he continually spreads about her. Today, he was at it again, retweeting online gutter troll Terrence Williams, who had suggested (falsely, of course) that Omar had “partied” on the anniversary of 9/11. …

Peggy Flanagan hits a musical home run in Minnesota

I should note that I am NOT endorsing a gubernatorial/lieutenant-gubernatorial ticket in the Minnesota gubernatorial/lieutenant-gubernatorial Democratic primary, although I certainly hope that the ticket that wins the Democratic nomination is successful in the November general election in Minnesota. However, I will acknowledge on here that Peggy Flanagan, who is the lieutenant-gubernatorial candidate on the Tim…