By Tim Nelson, MPR News - As with the other Minnesota congressional seats that are open this election season, the 1st District will be one of the nation's most closely watched political contests of the midterms. Republican Jim Hagedorn and Democrat Dan Feehan won their primaries.Read more
August 14, 2018 | Press Release
HAGEDORN SECURES DECISIVE PRIMARY VICTORY
Campaign Racks Up Impressive Margins in Every Region of the First Congressional District
Blue Earth, Minnesota – Jim Hagedorn, Republican-endorsed candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s First Congressional District, secured a decisive 28 point primary night victory in amassing over 60 percent of the vote against Republican challenger Carla Nelson, who received 33 percent, with two other candidates splitting seven percent.Read more
ABC 6 News (KAALTV) In-depth brings in two Republican candidates running for 1st Congressional District. Click "Read More" to watch the video.
By Steve Karnowski, AP News - WATERVILLE, Minn. (AP) — For all the talk of a blue wave sweeping Democrats back into the House majority this fall, their efforts could be thwarted in one of the nation’s bluest states.Read more
Kinship Radio Network highlights Jim Hagedorn in a two part interview, please click "read more" to begin listening.Read more