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November 21, 2017
Sen. Schoen to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
Under fire for allegations of sexual harassment, state Sen. Dan Schoen will resign Wednesday, his attorney said. Since allegations surfaced against...
November 21, 2017 - 5:25pm
November 14, 2017
Female Senate staffer charges that Schoen sent her sexual photo in 2015
A Minnesota Senate staff member filed a complaint with the Senate's human resources department on Tuesday charging that state Sen. Dan Schoen,...
November 14, 2017 - 9:47pm
November 8, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen pressured to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
State Sen. Dan Schoen is being pressured to resign from the Minnesota Legislature following a published report alleging he sexually harassed...
November 8, 2017 - 11:50pm
March 22, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Fiscal restraint; difficult but necessary
Viewpoint With each new budget cycle comes excitement from legislators about new ideas to invest in. Similar to how families jump with joy at...
March 22, 2017 - 12:04pm
Local League of Women Voters plans to fight gerrymandering
Before the powers that be redraw the lines, a local League of Women Voters Minnesota (LWVM) group is gearing up to have a say in the redistricting...
December 22, 2016 - 2:49pm
November 25, 2016
LETTER: Heard loud and clear: focus on people, not partisan politics
Thank you. I want to extend my gratitude to our community for your support in re-electing me to represent Minnesota Senate District 53. I am...
November 25, 2016 - 5:29pm
November 6, 2016
Legislative candidates split along party lines on topics of health care
Fueled by Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's recent admission that "the Affordable Care Act is no longer affordable to increasing numbers of people,"...
November 6, 2016 - 4:28pm
November 3, 2016
Q&A with Senate District 54 incumbent Dan Schoen
Dan Schoen • Party: DFL • Age: 41 • City of residence: St. Paul Park • Occupation: Cottage Grove police officer • Education: Criminal...
November 3, 2016 - 12:40pm
Q&A with Senate District 54 challenger Leilani Holmstadt
Leilani Holmstadt • Party: Republican • Age: 50 • City: Cottage Grove • Occupation: Child care business owner • Education: Bachelor's...
November 3, 2016 - 11:39am
October 29, 2016
LETTER: Kent didn’t get it right the first time, so let’s vote Wahlgren
Have you ever wondered what priorities Susan Kent brought to the Minnesota Senate and legislative session during her tenure? I couldn't help...
October 29, 2016 - 8:15am
LETTER: Response to letter titled 'Vote for DFLer Schoen'
I am Leilani Holmstadt, candidate for the Senate District 54 seat. Thanks for showing me as an informed citizen, willing to stand for what I...
October 29, 2016 - 6:15am
LETTER: Choose a Gillespie, Kent, Ward carpool to Minnesota State Capitol
For the last several years Woodbury has been ably represented in the Minnesota Legislature by Sen. Susan Kent and Rep. JoAnn Ward. These hardworking...
October 29, 2016 - 4:24am
October 25, 2016
LETTER: Vote for bipartisan DFLer Schoen, rather than Tea Party’s Holmstadt
I want to take a second to talk about Dan Schoen who is running for state Senate in District 54. Schoen is presently the Democratic state representative...
October 25, 2016 - 6:38pm
LETTER: Kent acts as voice at the table for our community, especially our kids
It is with great enthusiasm that I support my dear friend and colleague, our state senator, Susan Kent, and ask our community to re-elect her...
October 25, 2016 - 11:36am
LETTER: Kent will get the job done on transit, collaboration, education
There are lots of ways one can spend an afternoon. I have spent many door knocking for state Sen. Susan Kent, because I believe she has proven...
October 25, 2016 - 10:35am