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Minnesota Polls Tighten in Both the Presidential and Senate Races

Two new polls released on Thursday show that the race for Minnesota’s ten electoral college votes between President Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Joe Biden, as well as the U.S. Senate race in that state between Sen. Tina Smith (D-MN) and GOP challenger Jason Lewis in Minnesota are both tightening just days before election day.

US President Donald Trump speaks during a "Great American Comeback" rally at Bemidji Regional Airport in Bemidji, Minnesota, on September 18, 2020. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski / AFP) (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Images)

Minnesota State Hosts ‘Processing Election Emotions’ Seminar for Faculty

The Minnesota State University system hosted a webinar for faculty members that are experiencing anxiety over the upcoming presidential election. According to the event’s description: “Faculty who identify as Black, Indigenous, or People of Color (BIPOC) are invited to gather in community on a 90-minute Zoom video call, to discuss issues surrounding the upcoming elections. This BIPOC-focused space is in recognition that the way we negotiate the world — both in and outside the classroom — is fundamentally different from the ways our white counterparts do.”

US President Donald Trump greets supporters as he hosts a Make America Great Again campaign event at Des Moines International Airport in Des Moines, Iowa on October 14, 2020. (Photo by Alex Edelman / AFP) (Photo by ALEX EDELMAN/AFP via Getty Images)

Minnesota Poll: Joe Biden 49%, Donald Trump 44%

Minnesota, which has not voted for a Republican presidential candidate in 48 years, appears in play as Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden leads President Donald Trump by single digits, according to a MinnPost poll released Tuesday.

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RNC: 60% of Attendees of Trump’s Minnesota Rally Were Not Republicans

A majority of those attending President Trump’s rally in Duluth, Minnesota, were not Republicans, and over 17 percent of those in attendance did not vote in the last presidential election cycle, Republican National Committee Chairwoman (RNC) Ronna McDaniel announced on Thursday, citing data gleaned from the event.

US President Donald Trump speaks at a "Make America Great Again" campaign rally at Duluth International Airport in Duluth, Minnesota, on September 30, 2020. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images)