Dr Rubrick Biegon – Primary Primers: Biden and Trump go big for Minnesota

- a state which may matter less than they think.

As a Midwestern state with ten electoral votes, Minnesota is often seen as a key battleground in the 2020 presidential election. But, writes Rubrick Biegon, barring any ‘October surprises’, the North Star State is very likely to vote for the former Vice President, Democrat Joe Biden on 3 November. How President Trump and Biden are campaigning in Minnesota, he writes, tells us more about the challenges facing both candidates, rather than that the state is an electoral tipping point. 

Read the full article written for LSE US Centre here: