All three candidates running in Minnesota’s 3rd Congressional District will be on Midday today at 11. DFLer Ashwin Madia, Republican Erik Paulsen and Independence Party candidate David Dillon are all vying to replace GOP Rep. Jim Ramstad. The race is one of the most closely watched seats in the country. This will be the final debate among the candidates.
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