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Capitol Chatter: Calmer seas will not sweep one party this year

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ST. PAUL -- No wave appears in Minnesota's political forecast.

A wave, in political terms, is when events influence voters so much that one party does well nationwide.


"This is not a wave year," House Majority Leader Matt Dean, R-Dellwood, said.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.