Minnesota

Minnesota is a U.S. state with two senators in the United States Senate and eight representatives in the United States House of Representatives.

Each state elects two senators for staggered 6-year terms. Senators represent the entire state. Minnesota’s senators are:

Senior Senator

Amy Klobuchar

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
Next Election in 2018
Junior Senator

Alan “Al” Franken

Democrat
Since Jul 7, 2009
Next Election in 2020

The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts, each with a population of about 710,000 individuals. Each district elects a representative to the House for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen.

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Minnesota’s representatives are:

1st District

Timothy Walz

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
2nd District

Jason Lewis

Republican
Since Jan 3, 2017
3rd District

Erik Paulsen

Republican
Since Jan 6, 2009
4th District

Betty McCollum

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2001
5th District

Keith Ellison

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
6th District

Tom Emmer

Republican
Since Jan 6, 2015
7th District

Collin Peterson

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 1991
8th District

Richard Nolan

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2013