Minnesota’s Senate race is mentioned in the story. Meanwhile, GOP Sen. Norm Coleman announced that he will start a bus tour of the state called “The Hope Express” tour. The first stop is Red Wing on Tuesday night. Wednesday stops are in Red Wing, Lake City, Winona and Rochester.
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