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Presidential Primary Presentation

MN Presidential Primary LWVEdina presentation

On Thursday, January 9, League of Women Voters Edina hosted a presentation on the upcoming Minnesota Presidential Primary, with panelists Michael Wall (Voter Outreach Specialist, Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State); Nick Harper, (Civic Engagement Director, League of Women Voters Minnesota); Sharon Allison (Edina City Clerk); and Janet Lewis (Bloomington City Clerk).

The panelists discussed the differences between caucuses and primaries, and will explain how the two processes will work in Minnesota for the 2020 election.

Many thanks to Scott Denfeld, Video Production Coordinator for Edina TV, for producing the video above.

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