2020 United States House of Representatives elections in Minnesota

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2020 United States House of Representatives elections in Minnesota

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All 8 Minnesota seats to the United States House of Representatives
 
Party DFL Republican
Last election 5 3

The 2020 United States House of Representatives elections in Minnesota will be held on November 3, 2020, to elect the eight U.S. Representatives from the state of Minnesota, one from each of the state's eight congressional districts. The elections will coincide with the 2020 U.S. presidential election, as well as other elections to the House of Representatives, elections to the United States Senate and various state and local elections.

District 1[edit]

The 1st district stretches across southern Minnesota from its borders with South Dakota to Wisconsin, and includes the cities of Rochester and surrounding communities. The First District is also home to several of Minnesota's major mid-sized cities, including Rochester, Mankato, Winona, Austin, Owatonna, Albert Lea, New Ulm, and Worthington. The incumbent is Republican Jim Hagedorn, who flipped the district and was elected with 50.1% of the vote in 2018.[1]

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District 2[edit]

The 2nd district is based in the south Twin Cities area. The incumbent is Democrat Angie Craig, who flipped the district and was elected with 52.7% of the vote in 2018.[1]

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District 5[edit]

The 5th district encompasses eastern Hennepin County, including all of Minneapolis and the cities of St. Louis Park, Richfield, Crystal, Robbinsdale, Golden Valley, New Hope, and Fridley. The incumbent is Democrat Ilhan Omar, who was elected with 78.0% of the vote in 2018.[1]

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District 7[edit]

The 7th district covers all but the southern end of western Minnesota, and includes the cities of Moorhead, Fergus Falls, Alexandria and Willmar. The incumbent is Democrat Collin Peterson, who was re-elected with 52.1% of the vote in 2018.[1]

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  • Scott Van Binsbergen, businessman[10]

District 8[edit]

The 8th district is based in the Iron Range and is home to the city of Duluth. The incumbent is Republican Pete Stauber, who flipped the district and was elected with 50.7% of the vote in 2018.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Wasserman, David; Flinn, Ally (November 7, 2018). "2018 House Popular Vote Tracker". Cook Political Report. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  2. ^ Pathé, Simone (February 14, 2019). "To run or not to run again? Failed 2018 candidates weigh 2020 options". Roll Call. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  3. ^ Coolican, J. Patrick (June 4, 2019). "Morning Hot Dish". Star Tribune. Retrieved June 4, 2019.
  4. ^ a b Orrick, Dave [@DaveOrrick] (April 15, 2019). "Who's running for MN CD2? Jason Lewis: "I'm taking a look at a lot of things." Doug Wardlow: "I'm considering all options." And yes, same answer from both on possibly if challenging Senate seat of @TinaSmithMN" (Tweet). Retrieved April 15, 2019 – via Twitter.
  5. ^ Salisbury, Bill (June 11, 2019). "Jason Lewis considers another bid for Congress". TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press. Retrieved June 11, 2019.
  6. ^ a b c d Wilson, Reid (March 14, 2019). "Democrats upset over Omar seeking primary challenger". The Hill. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  7. ^ Olson, Blois (November 14, 2018). "Ground Game Gives DFLers an Edge". Morning Take. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  8. ^ Erickson, Austin (May 21, 2019). "Rep. Peterson's GOP Challenger Dave Hughes Calls Him Out On Abortion Stances". KVRR. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  9. ^ Edenloff, Al (June 5, 2019). "Novak runs for Congress in 7th District". Alexandria Echo Press. Retrieved June 6, 2019.
  10. ^ "2020 House At-A-Glance" (PDF). Cook Political Report. Retrieved April 13, 2019.
  11. ^ a b Pathé, Simone (April 1, 2019). "How an Indiana and a Minnesota district explain the 2020 House battlefield". Roll Call. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  12. ^ "Morning Digest: GOP lands recruit for second Michigan Senate run, but he'll need help from Trump". Daily Kos. Retrieved June 9, 2019.

External links[edit]

Official campaign websites for 7th district candidates