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DFL Statement on Congressman Phillips’s Announcement


ST PAUL – Today, Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL) Party Chairman Ken Martin released the below statement following Congressman Dean Phillips’s announcement that he will not be running for reelection, regardless of the outcome of the Democratic presidential primary.


DFL Party Chairman Ken Martin: “We appreciate Dean’s service and his 100% voting record supporting President Biden’s historic record of accomplishments. There are a number of talented DFLers who would be great representatives for Minnesota’s third district and who understand the importance of reelecting President Biden and keeping this seat in DFL hands. I’m confident we will have a strong and loyal nominee for the DFL Party at the conclusion of the process.”