A student reporter, Patrick Forrest, from Fresno City College asks a question about public cynicism that draws a rant from President Obama.
Democrat Steve Cwodzinski believes he can beat Republican David Hann this fall because the Eden Prairie Senate district has changed demographically.
“I think I can beat him. I know I can.” says Cwodzinski. “The district’s changed. The district’s blue.” Barack Obama won the district in 2012 by a slim 402 vote margin.
“I’ll need money to beat (Hann), says Cwodzinski. “He’ll have the support of the Koch brothers and organizations like that.
Cwodzinksi received the endorsement of Senate District 48 DFL convention last week. He received exactly the required 60% majority on the first ballot edging out Joan Howe-Pullis.
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State Senator Terri Bonoff probably could have easily won another term in the Minnesota legislature. But she says because the stakes are so high nationally, she is seeking the DFL endorsement for Congress in Minnesota's third district.
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