After decades as a caucus state, Minnesota will hold its first presidential primary since 1992 today. The primary puts the state in the middle of Super Tuesday with voters from 15 states and territories casting ballots.
Klobuchar and former Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Ind., both endorsed Joe Biden on Monday, a sudden consolidation of the race's Democratic centrists as they attempt to block Sen. Bernie Sanders from the party's nomination.
Rivals no more, Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg united behind Joe Biden's presidential bid on Monday as the Democratic Party's moderate wing scrambled to boost the former vice president just hours before voting began across a series of high-stakes Super Tuesday states.
Suddenly facing life under divided government, President Donald Trump and congressional leaders talked bipartisanship Wednesday but then bluntly previewed the fault lines to come. Trump threatened to go after House Democrats who try to investigate him, while Rep. Nancy Pelosi said her party would be "a check and balance" against the White House.
State Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Democrat, defeated Republican Jennifer Zielinski in the race to represent the state's Fifth District, which spans Minneapolis, Edina, Richfield, Golden Valley and other suburbs.
DFL gubernatorial candidate Tim Walz enters the final days of the election season with a nearly two-to-one cash advantage over Republican Jeff Johnson, according to pre-election campaign finance reports filed in late October.