Looks Like the DFL Can Learn

In our last installment of the Player’s Page we discussed the DFL Central Committee meeting. We focused on the election for Associate Chair and the DFL’s Legislative Agenda. In the leadership contest Tarryl Clark handily defeated her opponents. Clark received 202...

Reelection Complete

Mike Erlandson was returned quite easily to the helm of the DFL Party Chair after his opponent John Moravec withdrew. Moravec would not have made much of a blip on the screen had he continued, based on the support being express for him during his speech at the...

Challenge at DFL Business Conference

John Moravec, son of DFL Party Activist Sue Moravec, is taking a bold step and challenging DFL Party Chair Mike Erlandson at the meeting in Minneapolis on Saturday. Moravec may have an activist pedigree, but his personal experience is short and unimpressive. He...

Redefining the DFL

Mike Erlandson succeeded where few thought to tread in the DFL Central Committee. He was elected DFL Party Chair on the second ballot after squeaking by Mary McEvoy on the first ballot. With support in the 2nd largest decision-making body of the DFL Party, it may be...

Senese Out Who’s In?

The runway is cleared now that DFL Party Chair Dick Senese has declared that he will not seek re-election. This was just a formality he wasn’t expected to vie for the post again. After all of the posturing that has occurred since the November election two...