Jennifer Carnahan facing lawsuits from late husband's family

The family of Jim Hagedorn has filed suits against his wife, Jennifer Carnahan, over medical bills for Hagedorn's cancer treatment. On top of that, Hagedorn's sister had donated to Carnahan's opponent in the race to fill her late husband's Congressional seat.

Republican Senate candidates promote 'replacement' theory

A half-dozen mainstream Republican Senate candidates are drawing on the “great replacement” conspiracy theory to court voters, promoting the baseless notion that there is a plot to diminish the influence of white people in America.

Walz, top lawmakers strike preliminary deal on taxes, new spending

The agreement calls for $4 billion in new spending, $4 billion in tax cuts, and leaves $4.2 billion on the budgetary bottom line in case the economy worsens. But it includes no final agreements and leaves every detail for lawmakers to sort out with one week left in the 2022 session, raising the possibility that lawmakers won't meet those expectations.