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Candidates discuss police shootings, Black Lives Matter

Rochester-area legislative candidates weighed in Thursday night on the use of lethal force by police, gun violence and the Black Lives Matter movement. More than 70 people packed the Rochester ...

Letter: Duane Sauke will represent the whole community in Minnesota House

I received a political mailing that encouraged me to vote for Fran Bradley, and it was sent to me by Pro Jobs Majority. I went to the Minnesota Campaign Finance ...

Letter: State government can work harder for our neighbors

Knocking on doors and talking to neighbors over the course of many months is a great way to understand community attitudes. I’ve heard certain basic ideas. People are saying politicians ...

District 25B features political veteran versus novice

On a recent fall evening, Democratic candidate Duane Sauke strode from house to house in a northwest Rochester neighborhood, passing out campaign fliers and chatting with voters. The retired Realtor ...

DFL leader in Rochester for fundraiser, door knocking

The top Democratic leader in the Minnesota House will be in Rochester today to lend his support to two House candidates. House Minority Leader Paul Thissen is expected to go ...

These races could decide which party takes control of the Legislature

All 201 seats in the Minnesota Legislature are on the ballot Nov. 8. However, control of the House and Senate will likely be decided in a handful of battleground districts. ...

KTTC Decision 2016 Interview

During the 2016 election season, KTTC is interviewing candidates for local races.  You can find Duane Sauke’s interview on KTTC’s website.    

Letter: Duane Sauke will bring energy and expertise to House seat

Duane Sauke, House of Representatives 25B candidate, will bring expertise, experience, energy and excitement to the Minnesota Legislature. As a long-time educator, small-business owner and community advocate, Duane has extensive ...

Letter: Duane Sauke will help end legislative gridlock in Minnesota House

Minnesota voters are frustrated with the gridlock prevailing in our legislature and the U.S. Congress. Compromise is now a rarity rather than standard operating procedure. A major factor in the ...

Top 5 legislative races in SE Minn

Voters in Southeast Minnesota are expected to play a key role in deciding whether Republicans or Democrats are calling the shots in St. Paul next year. Democrats are angling to ...

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