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 Democratic–Farmer–Labor 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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Independent Candidates[edit]

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Declared[edit]
  • Hans Gabriel Tinsley[3]

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 3[edit]

The 3rd district encompasses the Minneapolis suburbs, including Brooklyn Park, Coon Rapids to the north-east, Bloomington to the south, and Eden Prairie, Edina, Maple Grove, Plymouth, Minnetonka, and Wayzata to the west. The incumbent is Democrat Dean Phillips, who flipped the district and was elected with 55.6% of the vote in 2018.[1]

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  • Kendall Qualls, businessman[8]

District 4[edit]

The 4th district encompasses the Saint Paul half of the Twin Cities metro area, including Ramsey County and parts of Washington County. The incumbent is Democrat Betty McCollum, who was re-elected with 66.0% of the vote in 2018.[1]

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  • David Sandbeck[9]
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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]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]
  • Katari Evan Miller[11]
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Endorsements[edit]
Ilhan Omar
Organizations

Republican primary[edit]

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Declared[edit]
  • Lacy Johnson, technical writer and IT solutions consultant[15]
  • Danielle Stella, teacher[16]
  • Brent Whaley[17]

Independence Party[edit]

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District 6[edit]

The 6th district encompasses the northern suburbs and exurbs of Minneapolis, taking in all of Benton, Sherburne, and Wright counties and parts of Anoka, Carver, Stearns, and Washington counties. The incumbent is Republican Tom Emmer, who was re-elected with 61.1% 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]

Democratic primary[edit]

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  • Stephen A. Emery[20]
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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 f g h Wasserman, David; Flinn, Ally (November 7, 2018). "2018 House Popular Vote Tracker". Cook Political Report. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  2. ^ Olson, Megan (May 29, 2019). "Democrat Dan Feehan to Run for Congress in CD 1 Again in 2020". Alpha News. Alpha News. Retrieved July 26, 2019.
  3. ^ https://www.fec.gov/data/elections/house/MN/01/2020/ Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. ^ Orrick, Dave (September 3, 2019). "Former Michigan lawmaker Rick Olson to challenge Angie Craig for Congress". Twin Cities Pioneer Press. Retrieved September 4, 2019.
  5. ^ Coolican, J. Patrick (June 4, 2019). "Morning Hot Dish". Star Tribune. Retrieved June 4, 2019.
  6. ^ 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.
  7. ^ "Jason Lewis to challenge Tina Smith for U.S. Senate seat". Star Tribune. Retrieved August 22, 2019.
  8. ^ Orrick, Dave (July 29, 2019). "A black Republican is running for Congress in the metro suburbs. What does he think of Trump?". Twin Cities Pioneer Press. Retrieved July 29, 2019.
  9. ^ Jones, Hannah (May 21, 2019). "Yup, that's Minnesota congressional candidate David Sandbeck's ad on PornHub". City Pages. Retrieved July 30, 2019.
  10. ^ https://www.fec.gov/data/elections/house/MN/04/2020/ Missing or empty |title= (help)
  11. ^ https://www.fec.gov/data/elections/house/MN/05/2020/ Missing or empty |title= (help)
  12. ^ a b c d Wilson, Reid (March 14, 2019). "Democrats upset over Omar seeking primary challenger". The Hill. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  13. ^ https://www.justicedemocrats.com/candidates
  14. ^ https://twitter.com/WorkingFamilies/status/1159811073907859456
  15. ^ Olson, Megan (August 21, 2019). "Lacy Johnson Announces Run for Congress Against Ilhan Omar". Alpha News. Retrieved August 22, 2019.
  16. ^ Swaine, Jon (July 25, 2019). "Pro-Trump Republican aiming to unseat Ilhan Omar charged with felony theft". The Guardian. Retrieved July 31, 2019.
  17. ^ Gage, John (July 27, 2019). "GOP challenger to Ilhan Omar facing felony charges". Washington Examiner. Retrieved July 31, 2019.
  18. ^ Campisi, Jessica (August 2, 2019). "Iraq War veteran Chris Kelley to challenge Ilhan Omar in 2020 Minnesota House bid". TheHill. Retrieved August 3, 2019.
  19. ^ Mena, Pablo (July 19, 2019). "VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Minnesota Democratic Congressional Candidate Ian Todd On Opponent GOP Rep. Tom Emmer, Ending Foreign Wars". uPolitics. Retrieved August 1, 2019.
  20. ^ https://www.fec.gov/data/elections/house/MN/07/2020/ Missing or empty |title= (help)
  21. ^ Lewerenz, Jennifer (September 9, 2019). "Albany Doctor Announces Congressional Run". KNSIRadio.com. Retrieved September 12, 2019.
  22. ^ Olson, Jeremy (September 3, 2019). "Former Lt. Gov. Michelle Fischbach announces candidacy for Collin Peterson's Congressional seat". Star Tribune. Retrieved September 3, 2019.
  23. ^ "Hughes officially announces third candidacy in the Seventh District". Crookston Times. August 5, 2019. Retrieved August 6, 2019.
  24. ^ Edenloff, Al (June 5, 2019). "Novak runs for Congress in 7th District". Alexandria Echo Press. Retrieved June 6, 2019.
  25. ^ https://www.fec.gov/data/elections/house/MN/07/2020/ Missing or empty |title= (help)
  26. ^ Singer, Jeff (August 12, 2019). "Daily Kos Elections Live Digest: 8/12". The Daily Kos. Retrieved August 12, 2019.
  27. ^ "2020 House At-A-Glance" (PDF). Cook Political Report. Retrieved April 13, 2019.
  28. ^ Pathé, Simone (April 1, 2019). "How an Indiana and a Minnesota district explain the 2020 House battlefield". Roll Call. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  29. ^ a b Lagarde, Gabriel D. (August 25, 2019). "Nystrom mulls run at Stauber for 8th District congressional seat in 2020". Brainerd Dispatch. Retrieved August 26, 2019.
  30. ^ "Morning Digest: GOP lands recruit for second Michigan Senate run, but he'll need help from Trump". Daily Kos. Retrieved June 9, 2019.
  31. ^ Lagarde, Gabriel (August 9, 2019). "Radinovich makes decision on 2020 8th District run". Duluth News Tribune. Retrieved August 12, 2019.

External links[edit]

Official campaign websites for 1st district candidates
Official campaign websites for 2nd district candidates
Official campaign websites for 3rd district candidates
Official campaign websites for 4th district candidates
Official campaign websites for 5th district candidates
Official campaign websites for 6th district candidates
Official campaign websites for 7th district candidates