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4 Minnesota primary elections to watch
KMSP Fox 9 [Minneapolis/St.Paul MN], by Stephanie Gailhard

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Posted By:JoniTx, 8/12/2014 4:26:01 PM

ST. PAUL, Minn. -Tuesday´s primary elections will set the stage for some major races across Minnesota, but turnout is expected to be very low. The Secretary of State´s office is only predicting between 10 to 15 percent turnout – between 200,000 and 300,000 Minnesotans. Governor (Republican challenger to Mark Dayton) -Candidates: Jeff Johnson, Merrill Anderson, Scott Honour, Marty Seifert and Kurt Zellers. What to watch: Analysts believe if Republican party-endorsed Johnson wins is a strong sign the party is back on its feet. Minnesota Republicans have not won a statewide race since 2006 and they lost control of the House

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: flowerladytoo, 8/12/2014 7:07:16 PM     (No. 9963538)

We didn´t vote. It´s pretty much pointless and it won´t change things here in November, anyway. Usually we do, but this time, we just didn´t bother. Can´t wait to escape this liberal hell-hole. Hopefully, next spring!!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Megrits, 8/12/2014 8:04:50 PM     (No. 9963593)

This means if the republican backed guy loses, the LSM will be thrilled and declare the midterm elections completely over with the dems winning 99% and Hillary gettitng the nomination and winning the election in 2016.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bazi, 8/12/2014 8:17:18 PM     (No. 9963605)

I can´t escape. So I voted for Scott Honour and Tom Emmer.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Hobbiest, 8/12/2014 9:05:07 PM     (No. 9963619)

The left wing media almost never mention that both Mark Dayton and Al Franken won with mere pluralities. The media coverage of the Independence Party of Minnesota is disproportionate to its strength in down ballot race simply because the media loves how it helps get Democrats elected in the high profile
statewide elections.

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