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Omar ekes out House primary win over centrist in Minnesota

Aug. 10, 2022 09:32 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar, a member of the progressive Squad, eked out a closer-than-expected Democratic primary victory Tuesday against a centrist challenger who questioned the incumbent's support for the “defund the police" movement. The evening went far...

Republican Brad Finstad wins special election to U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District

Aug. 10, 2022 09:27 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Brad Finstad wins special election to U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Walz and Jensen set in Minn. governor race; Schultz advances

Aug. 10, 2022 00:49 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democratic Gov. Tim Walz and Republican challenger Scott Jensen scored easy victories Tuesday in their primaries to set the stage for their fall matchup in Minnesota’s top race this fall, while business lawyer Jim Schultz won the GOP primary to take on Democratic Attorney...

Ilhan Omar wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 5th Congressional District.

Aug. 10, 2022 00:03 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ilhan Omar wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 5th Congressional District.

May Lor Xiong wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.

Aug. 09, 2022 23:45 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — May Lor Xiong wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District.

Jill Abahsain wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District.

Aug. 09, 2022 23:30 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jill Abahsain wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District.

Jen Schultz wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.

Aug. 09, 2022 23:13 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jen Schultz wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.

Brad Finstad wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Aug. 09, 2022 23:08 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Brad Finstad wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Jeff Ettinger wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Aug. 09, 2022 22:58 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jeff Ettinger wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.

Pete Stauber wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.

Aug. 09, 2022 22:46 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pete Stauber wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.