“You have to make sure you’re taking on whoever is breaking the law,” Hilstrom says. “Whether it’s the president or the secretary of education. I’m willing to take on whoever it is.”
“It was great experience for being the state’s consumer watchdog,” Rothman said of his seven years at Commerce. “Being in Congress or being in the Legislature in the minority, you can’t compare the accomplishments that I have.”
With Lori Swanson deciding to run for governor, the shape of the AG race didn’t so much take form but retake form.
Gov. Dayton, former Vice President Mondale and other friends and family gathered recently to honor the former Minnesota governor.