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TPT is committed to helping Minnesotans strengthen and participate actively in democracy. “In It Together” seeks to help build a democracy grounded in the fundamental values of inclusion, equity and participation; to make key information both accessible and engaging; and to develop opportunities for Minnesotans to talk with – and listen to – each other. AARP Minnesota State Demoraphers

In It Together

TPT is committed to helping Minnesotans strengthen and participate actively in democracy. “In It Together” seeks to help build a democracy grounded in the fundamental values of inclusion, equity and participation; to make key information both accessible and engaging; and to develop opportunities for Minnesotans to talk with – and listen to – each other. AARP Minnesota State Demoraphers

5 New MN Politicians Head to Congress

  Most of Minnesota's Congressional delegation is new. Change was a big theme in the 2018 election, and the state is sending five new members...

Meet Jim Hagedorn and Dean Phillips, Two of Minnesota’s New Members...

  The 2018 midterm election created a lot of change in Minnesota's congressional delegation. Five of the eight members heading to Washington, D. C. will...

Legislature Reform Thyself

  There's new leadership at the Minnesota State Capitol, from the executive branch to the House that switched control from Republicans to Democrats. Besides a...

Minnesotans in the New Congress

  Five of Minnesota's eight members of Congress will be new to the job when they report for duty in Washington in January. We talked...

Election Turnout Explainer

  2018 was a big election, voter turnout was high everywhere, but nowhere saw a higher percentage of votes cast ballots than Minnesota. Not every...

Transition Begins

The 2018 Election is over. Minnesota is seeing a lot of changes. A new governor and five new members of congress will take office...
Sovereign Nations: Giving Visibility

How Do Tribal Nations Govern Themselves?

Tribal nations have always had formal ways of self-governing. Take a closer look at local Tribes’ exercising their inherent rights to land, culture, and...

Democrats Dominate Minnesota: Election 2018

The Democratic Farmer Labor Party (DFL) swept all the statewide offices in the Northstar State. Gov.-elect Tim Walz becomes the first Democrat in state...

2018 Gubernatorial Debate Debrief

  Immediately after the final 2018 Minnesota gubernatorial debate between Jeff Johnson and Tim Walz, we asked two members of the “Wrong About Everything” podcast,...

Citizen Lane: Episode 5

Episode 5: Sanni and Sandy learn about how Minnesota is conserving our natural resources and why wild rice cultivation is an important indicator of its...