Minnesota's 2nd District Race Heats Up After Being Briefly PostponedOne of Minnesota's most competitive congressional districts for the last few years has been the second. It stretches south from the suburbs of Eagan and Prior Lake to the farmlands of Goodhue and Wabasha counties.
Republican, Democratic Minnesota Candidates Hit The Road Saturday To CampaignDemocrats held metro-wide campaign events Saturday morning, and a Republican rally was scheduled in Rush City Saturday evening.
2nd Congressional District Voters Torn Over Ruling Election To Take Place In Nov.The election was being postponed until February because of the recent death of Legal Marijuana Now party candidate Adam Weeks. Now candidates and voters are adjusting to election whiplash.
Judge Rules Election For 2nd District Will Happen In November, Not Next YearEarlier, Democratic Congresswoman Angie Craig filed a lawsuit to ask the courts to let the 2nd District Congressional race proceed in the November election. This came after Legal Marijuana Now Party candidate Adam Weeks died.
Legal Marijuana Now Party Names New 2nd District Candidate Following Death Of Adam WeeksThe Legal Marijuana Now Party has nominated Paula Overby to run in Minnesota's 2nd Congressional District after candidate Adam Weeks died last month, according to a court document filed Tuesday.
Rep. Angie Craig Pull Ad After Some Say It Depicts Distracted DrivingThe ad shows the incumbent Craig driving through Minnesota and mentioning her accomplishments in congress. It's not clear if she's really driving or if its staged.
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Rep. Angie Craig Sues To Keep 2nd Congressional District Race On November Ballot After Candidate's DeathDemocratic Congresswoman Angie Craig filed a lawsuit Monday to ask the courts to let the 2nd District Congressional race proceed in the November election.
Adam Weeks, Candidate In Minnesota's 2nd Congressional District, Dies; Special Election To FollowDue to law, Weeks' name will still appear on the ballot, but votes in that race would not be counted. A special election appears imminent.
Gov. Walz Endorses Ilhan Omar And Incumbent DFL U.S Representatives Ahead Of Minnesota PrimaryAs the Minnesota primary fast approaches, Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan announced they will endorsing the incumbent DFL congressional representatives for reelection.
PPP Bill Author Rep. Angie Craig: More Money Will Get To Small BusinessesAnother round of $130 billion of loan money is available to help small businesses during the pandemic.