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Talking Points: The Battle For The 2nd District

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota’s 2nd Congressional District has been represented since 2003 by Republican Congressman John Kline, who is set to retire.

Kline endorsed businesswoman Darlene Miller in the primary, but last Tuesday Miller and two other candidates were soundly defeated by former radio talk show host Jason Lewis. 261 more words


Minnesota Primary Results For Key Races

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As few voters turned out for Minnesota’s primary races, most challengers were soundly defeated by their incumbent challengers, but a few upsets are making headlines. 1,153 more words


Conservative Radio Host Captures GOP Nod For Kline's Congressional Seat

MINNEAPOLIS (AP/WCCO) — Conservative radio host Jason Lewis captured the Republican nomination for a prized U.S. House seat, crystallizing the race for the southeastern Minnesota swing district that both parties feel they can win in November. 673 more words


What You Need To Know For Tuesday's Primaries

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO/AP) — Turnout is expected to be well below 10 percent in many Minnesota precincts for Tuesday’s statewide primary.


The low turnout is largely because of the lack of any marquee statewide races. 498 more words


Low Turnout Expected For Tuesday's Primaries

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Turnout is expected to be light on Tuesday for Minnesota’s Primary.

We’re watching several key races closely. Republicans in the 2nd Congressional District will chose between Matt Erickson, John Howe, Jason Lewis and Darlene Miller. 86 more words


Tuesday's GOP Primary Will Settle Battle To Replace Kline

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Republicans are finally ready to make their pick in the 2nd Congressional District, crystallizing the field in what’s likely to be a tight contest to replace one of Minnesota’s most prominent members of Congress. 644 more words


Top Minnesota Republicans Mixed On Trump

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — People close to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump say his campaign is in chaos.

However, Trump insists everything is OK and still on track. 273 more words