Posted at 7:03 AM on October 29, 2010
by Tom Scheck
Filed under: Daily Digest
The latest KSTP-TV/Survey USA poll in Minnesota's governor's race shows it as a dead heat. Democrat Mark Dayton leads Republican Tom Emmer by one percentage point in the latest poll.
The poll comes just hours after Emmer's campaign ripped a poll done by MPR and the U of M that showed Dayton with a larger lead.
All three candidates will appear on TPT's Almanac tonight.
Dayton and DFL Rep. Jim Oberstar spoke before a DFL rally of 800 people on the Iron Range. You can listen to their speeches here.
MPR has a profile of IP candidate Tom Horner.
The interest groups are playing in the mud.
Race for Congress
Tensions were high in the latest 6th District debate.
Republican Chip Cravaack will hit 36 cities in 96 hours.
A group is suing Secretary of State Mark Ritchie for placing a ban on Tea Party buttons at the polls.
The U.S. Attorney says he's on alert to voter fraud.
3M and Pentair are taking heat for political gifts.
Pawlenty for Prez Watch
Pawlenty will campaign today for candidates in Ohio and Pennsylvania.
Pawlenty files a FOIA on the DNC.
Pawlenty and DFL Sen. Amy Klobuchar will be on Face the Nation on Sunday.