Wednesday, November 08, 2006

DFA Link Election Results: MN State and Federal Races

Below are the election results of our State and Federal Races that have DFA Link pages in MN:

DFA & Local DFA Link Endorsed Candidates:
Local DFA Link Endorsed Candidates for Federal Offices:
Milestones:

1) The democrats took back the office of Secretary of State in Ohio, Minnesota, Iowa, New Mexico, and Nevada. This will bring back fair and clean elections in 2008 (thanks to the SOS Project). Minnesota also took back the office of the State Auditor and held the office of Attorney General.
2) Minnesota elected the state's first female senator and retired a republican congressman in the process.
3) Democrat, Tim Walz (MN-01) took back a congressional seat that was held by a republican for the past 12 years. Walz is also the first graduate from Camp Wellstone to win a federal office.
4) Democrat, Keith Ellison (MN-05) will serve as Minnesota's first elected congressperson of color and the first Muslim American in congress.

1 Comments:

Blogger daw said...

I think that Andrew Borene did pretty good also, considering that he withdrew from the race two months ago. 29.44%

http://www2.co.hennepin.mn.us/elections/results/byrace?el=06GMNHEN&type=2&rid=150

http://www.andrewborene.com/

11/08/2006 5:48 PM  

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