Minnesotans go to the polls for 2014 primary


People vote in primary election
1 Lori Knosalla and Ben Gosack voted in Tuesday's primary election at United Methodist Church in Minneapolis' Prospect Park neighborhood. The couple said they wanted to support longtime Democratic Rep. Phyllis Kahn in her bid for re-election. 
Voting at United Methodist Church in Prospect Park
2 Nine-month-old Simon Fitch-Roberts of Minneapolis was too young to vote in Tuesday's primary election, but he did leave the United Methodist Church in Prospect Park with an "I Voted" sticker. Simon's parents, Cathy Fitch and Evan Roberts, were among the first 25 voters at their polling place. 
Polling place at Augsburg College in Ward 2
3 A contractor with Twin City Security stood outside the polling place at Christensen Center at Augsburg College in Ward 2, Precinct 7 in Minneapolis. It is one of four with added staff in the wake of the hotly contested DFL nomination in House District 60B this year. 
Voting in Minneapolis
4 Twenty-five voters cast ballots during the first 40 minutes of polls opening for Tuesday's primary election in Minneapolis' Prospect Park neighborhood. 
Wayne Johnson
5 Wayne Johnson, with Twin City Security, worked greeting primary voters at the Brian Coyle Center. He pointed out the buffer area around the polling place where campaign activity is restricted. 
Judith Ritchart votes on August 12, 2014
6 Judith Ritchart votes on August 12, 2014 
Johnson's party attendees watch for results.
7 Johnson's party attendees watch for results. 
Clint Haggerty watches for results.
8 Clint Haggerty watches for results. 
Marty Seifert chats with his family
9 Marty Seifert chats with his family 
Waiting for results
10 Waiting for results 
Marty Seifert pauses during an interview.
11 Marty Seifert pauses during an interview. 
Phyllis Kahn celebrates
12 Phyllis Kahn celebrates 
Mike McFadden speaks to his supporters
13 Mike McFadden speaks to his supporters 
The crowd gathered at O'Garas cheers.
14 The crowd gathered at O'Garas cheers. 
Entering Digsby's for the campaign party.
15 Entering Digsby's for the campaign party. 
Phyllis Kahn addresses her supporters.
16 Phyllis Kahn addresses her supporters. 
Mike McFadden greets a supporter.
17 Mike McFadden greets a supporter. 
Supporters greet Johnson
18 Supporters greet Johnson 
Johnson's campaign staff watches results
19 Johnson's campaign staff watches results 
Mohamud Noor at his campaign headquarters
20 Mohamud Noor at his campaign headquarters 
Johnson greeted supporters as he entered Digby's.
21 Johnson greeted supporters as he entered Digby's. 
Marty Seifert chats with his supporters
22 Marty Seifert chats with his supporters 
Jeff Johnson
23 Jeff Johnson 
Jeff Johnson gives a victory speech
24 Jeff Johnson gives a victory speech 
Johnson campaign supporters celebrated.
25 Johnson campaign supporters celebrated.