follow-up to North Star Rising offers convention-goers insight
into the political history of Minnesota and that of Minnesota's
Republican Party. Included is a comprehensive list of past Republican
National Conventions and Candidates.
section on Minnesota contacts that includes useful information about
area restaurants and cultural centers, and contact information for
elected officials, political parties, public policy resources, transportation,
both print and broadcast media, and political blogs has been gathered
is included. A special section on convention activities taking place
at various sites in and around the Twin Cities has been added. Greetings,
remarks, and letters from current political leaders (both Republicans
and a DFLer or two) round out this highly-anticipated book.
Barry Casselman holds degrees from the University of Pennsylvania
and the University of Iowa. He founded and published his first newspaper
in Minnesota at age 29. Covering Minnesota and national politics
since 1972, Casselman is now a nationally syndicated columnist who
contributes regularly to many of the leading public affairs and
political analysis publications. He is currently the CEO of the
Preludium News Service and resides in Minneapolis.
pages, 2008, 6" x 9", paperbound