Minn. primary turnout flirts with record low numbers
Published 08/16/2012, Star Tribune
Minnesota voters sat out Tuesday’s midsummer election in near-record numbers, producing the state’s second-worst primary turnout in 62 years. Despite several competitive congressional and legislative primaries, only about 9 percent of eligible voters cast ballots.Word count: 528
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