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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.

Senators

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

Amy Klobuchar
Senior Senator

Amy Klobuchar

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
Next Election in 2018
Alan “Al” Franken
Junior Senator

Alan “Al” Franken

Democrat
Since Jul 7, 2009
Next Election in 2020

Representatives

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:

Timothy Walz
1st District

Timothy Walz

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
Jason Lewis
2nd District

Jason Lewis

Republican
Since Jan 3, 2017
Erik Paulsen
3rd District

Erik Paulsen

Republican
Since Jan 6, 2009
Betty McCollum
4th District

Betty McCollum

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2001
Keith Ellison
5th District

Keith Ellison

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
Tom Emmer
6th District

Tom Emmer

Republican
Since Jan 6, 2015
Collin Peterson
7th District

Collin Peterson

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 1991
Richard Nolan
8th District

Richard Nolan

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2013

Map of Congressional Districts