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Jesse Ventura wants to run for President

October 19, 2014. Dellwood, MN. (ONN) Former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura says he wants to run for US President in 2016. But the former professional wrestler and current cable TV host has some requests and conditions. He also has some surprisingly outrageous comments and a fixation on race that may doom his effort before it starts. But as always, Jesse ‘the Governor’ Ventura means what he says and says what he means. Here’s the latest news on his possible bid for the White House.

League of Women Voters strikes again

October 15, 2014. Edina, MN. (ONN) The League of Women Voters has struck again, and again, and again. Like every election over the past two decades, the League is sponsoring countless candidate debates for local and state-wide office. The only problem is that the League of Women Voters has an ugly, discriminatory policy of only allowing establishment Republicans and Democrats to participate in their debates. This election, they’ve gone so far as to censor journalists and ban video-taping on public property.

Libertarian Mom running for US Senate in Minnesota

August 5, 2014. Minneapolis. (ONN) Heather Johnson may not have much experience as a government official. But as the mother of two daughters and the Secretary of the Minnesota Libertarian Party, she has plenty of experience battling government officials. Johnson declared her candidacy for US Senate and she’s already showing what an energized and active campaign looks like. She’ll need to work extra hard, as the odds are always against honest, sincere citizen-candidates. But don’t forget - it’s Minnesota, where anything can happen on Election Day.

Greens produce new T-Shirt, more Candidates for 2014

July 11, 2014. St. Paul, MN. (ONN). The Green Party is gearing up for its national convention two weeks from now in St. Paul, Minnesota. Coincidentally enough, that’s also the home of one of the party’s candidates with the best shots at winning a statewide election this year. Also, just in time for their 30th annual national convention, the Greens have designed and produced new T-Shirts with the slogan, ‘Rise, Resist, Revolt’.

May 23rd
The Green Party of the 5th Congressional District, which covers Minneapolis, has just endorsed Billy Menz for Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Commissioner for District 1.
May 22nd
The Green Party of Minnesota would like to sincerely thank Green Minneapolis Park Board Commissioner Annie Young for her many years of service. She has announced that she will retire from the Park Board after her current term ends this year. Annie has alw…
May 10th
Welcome to the April 2017 issue of the Sunflower Seed! In this issue you will find out how you can get involved in our 2017 campaigns, learn how our candidates and elected officials are standing up for our communities, hear about big Green Party of E…
April 27th
Sam Pree-Stinson is a Green-endorsed City Council candidate for Minneapolis Ward 3. The following is her response to the attempted appointment of Police Lt. John Delmonico to a senior command position at the Minneapolis 4th Precinct, the site of the polic…
April 12th
Story by: DYLAN THOMAS / DTHOMAS@SOUTHWESTJOURNAL.COM A second candidate emerged in April for the Ward 8 City Council seat Elizabeth Glidden plans to leave after three terms in office. Terry White, a marketing operations manager in the healthcare ind…



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