News 8 Investigates: How big money influences an election

With less than a year to the presidential election, the candidates have already raised more than $650 million. But there's much more to come. Some political analysts believe more money could be spent on the 2020 race than the last election.

Women, minorities help Democrats win Senate, governor races

Women and minority voters helped propel Democrats to victory in Minnesota's top races. Health care was the top issue cited by voters in the midterm election and most believe the country is headed in the wrong direction, according to a wide-ranging survey of the American electorate.