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Satveer Chaudhary

May 14, 2011

Senate passes game and fish bill, tort reform proposals

During the first Saturday floor session of the year, the state Senate passed a spate of legislation, including several tort reform proposals and the omnibus game and fish bill.

Feb 9, 2011

Hunting and fishing interests that control the Lessard-Sams Council will be tested

State Rep. Rick Hansen's time on the Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council was rocky from the start.

Nov 24, 2010

Meet the freshmen: DFL 6 edition

New faces fill seats previously held by Kelliher, Prettner Solon, Moua

Aug 20, 2010

More committee shakeups in Senate?

Chaudhary's primary loss made him the body's fifth departing chair

Aug 13, 2010

Analysts tussle over election outlook at PIM-sponsored election preview

Hours after Tuesday's DFL primary, the Minnesota GOP launched a TV ad attack calling DFLer Mark Dayton "erratic" and wondering out loud what frequency he was on.

Aug 11, 2010

Chaudhary’s departure muddies already complicated Senate committee chairmanship picture

Capitol lobbyists are speculating that Sen. Tom Saxhaug is the likely choice to be chairman of vaunted Environment and Natural Resources Committee.

Aug 11, 2010

Dayton wins narrow victory over Kelliher; 23 lege primaries settled

Mark Dayton rode a dominating performance in greater Minnesota to a narrow victory in Tuesday's DFL gubernatorial primary, edging party endorsee Margaret Anderson Kelliher by just over 6,500 votes out of over 440,000 cast. One-time House Minority Leader Matt Entenza, who spent over $5 million on his primary campaign, garnered just over 80,000 votes.

Aug 10, 2010

Embattled Sen. Chaudhary door knocks for votes on primary day

Sen. Satveer Chaudhary faces possibly his toughest race since he was first elected to the state House in 1996. Chaudhary has won general elections in the liberal district by comfortable margins, and hasn't faced a primary challenge since 2002, but this year he doesn't have the DFL-endorsement behind him and faces a former state representative in the primary.

Aug 6, 2010

Tuesday’s 23 lege primaries will complete the November ballot

The 201 legislative seats on this November's general election ballot include 23 races featuring intra-party challenges that will be settled in Tuesday's partisan primary.

Aug 3, 2010

Chaudhary paid off his back taxes

Embattled state Sen. Satveer Chaudhary, DFL-Fridley, paid off the $250,000 in back taxes he owed just in time for the Aug. 10 primary.

Jul 28, 2010

The money hunt: DFL primaries

A handful of Democrats are preparing for competitive contests in the rapidly approaching Aug. 10 primary, and recently released campaign finance reports could show if they have the support to win.

Jul 14, 2010

New invasive species plan hard up for cash

Zebra mussels were first discovered in Lake Mille Lacs in 2005. Ravenously hungry for plankton, the little mussels deprive native fish of food and attach themselves to any surface they can grip, hitching rides on the hulls of anglers’ boats to bodies of water across the state. Last year, an additional eight state lakes showed signs of zebra mussel infestations.

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