No sitting or ex-DFL U.S.House member has ever won their party’s gubernatorial nomination – or even competed in the primary.Full Story
Only one DFL U.S. Representative in party history has faced more primary opponents than Minnesota’s 5th CD U.S. Representative.
It has been 145 years and 30 contests since the last time a party picked up a Georgia U.S. House seat in a special election.
The next benchmark for administrative longevity in the White House is James Garfield who Trump would reach in August.
No major party gubernatorial candidate from the Gopher State has even been nominated for the office at 70+ years old.