Election 2024

Election 2024

Everything you need to know about the local, state and federal elections in 2024.

How Biden is getting ready for his high-stakes debate with Trump
Thursday’s presidential debate is the first time – and one of the only times – voters will see President Biden and former President Donald Trump side by side ahead of November.
Trump will address influential evangelicals who back him but want to see a national abortion ban
Trump’s stated opposition to signing a nationwide ban on abortion and his reluctance to detail some of his views on the issue are at odds with many members of the evangelical movement. 
Rep. Ilhan Omar works to fend off a second challenge from fellow Democrat Don Samuels
Former Minneapolis City Council Member Don Samuels lost to Rep. Ilhan Omar by just two percentage points in 2022. Omar won the DFL endorsement for a new term in May, but Samuels has pushed ahead to the August primary.
Thousands registered to vote since launch of Minnesota’s automatic voter registration system
A law passed last year paved the way for an automatic voter registration system that will register eligible Minnesotans to vote when they renew a state-issued ID.
At the Minnesota Capitol, some moderates hang it up as more partisan candidates emerge
Across the country, state legislatures are becoming more politically polarized. That’s led some moderate Minnesota lawmakers to step down.
Biden says the next president may get to name two Supreme Court justices
Former President Donald Trump cemented the conservative majority on the Supreme Court. If Trump wins again, Biden said "one of the scariest parts" would be his power to fill upcoming vacancies.
Biden campaign and Jill Biden launch outreach to older voters with bingo nights and pickleball games
First lady Jill Biden is kicking off her husband’s outreach to older voters, an effort that will blend rallies and phone banks with social events like bingo nights and pickleball games.
First lady Jill Biden to visit Duluth as Biden campaign launches outreach to older voters
First lady Jill Biden will visit Duluth on Thursday, as she kicks off her husband's outreach to older voters. The effort will blend rallies and phone banks with social events like bingo nights and pickleball games.
North Dakota voters say yes to age limits for Congressional candidates
A constitutional amendment approved Tuesday bars North Dakota politicians from Congress if they would reach their 81st birthday before the end of their term.
Volume Button
Volume
Now Listening To Livestream
MPR News logo
On Air
MPR News