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Capitol Chatter: DFL chairman seeks move toward political center

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ST. PAUL -- Political observers have watched for years as those who make decisions in the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party move the political left and Republican decision makers head to the right.


DFL Chairman Ken Martin wants to change that by finding a way to get more people with boarder political views involved.

"The party process has become so exclusive that the extremes have come to dominate," Martin 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.