Morning update: Ortman, Seifert take GOP polls
By Don Davis
Forum News Service
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Republicans gave U.S. Senate candidate Julianne Ortman and governor candidate Marty Seifert bragging rights at Tuesday night's precinct caucuses.
With 97 percent of straw poll votes counted this morning, the two came out atop crowded fields of candidates looking to upset Democratic incumbents Gov. Mark Dayton and Sen. Al Franken.
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