Minnesota’s House of Representatives is currently controlled by Democrats, but Republicans have a good shot at flipping it.
Ilhan Omar underperformed and it was not due to a third-party candidate. Many voters simply disliked her and expressed that at the ballot box.
If the DFL flips the Minnesota State Senate, they would gain a trifecta and able to freely pass their agenda without Republican support.
Republicans hold a narrow three-seat majority, so the 2020 Minnesota State Senate elections will be of vital importance for redistricting,
This week’s episode of The Map Room focuses on Minnesota, which has been competitive for decades but hasn’t voted Republican for president since 1972.
The blend of social conservatism and fiscal populism that Collin Peterson embodies has long been successful in Minnesota, but times are changing in MN-07.