2018 House Race: Minnesota District: MN-02 ( Angie Craig v Jason Lewis )

CURRENT STATUS: Complete

Race Status

RESULT: Angie Craig (Dem)


Strong Dem
INCUMBENT PARTY: Rep last updated: 10-15-2018
Key Dates
Filing Deadline: 06/05/2018
Primaries: 08/14/2018
General Election: 11/06/2018

Race Status History
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Democratic Candidate

Dem Candidate

Angie Craig
BALLOTPEDIA Profile



Incumbent

Rep Incumbent

Republican Candidate
Mr. Jason Lewis
BALLOTPEDIA Profile



Pundit Opinions

RESULT
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Current House Scoreboard
Bottom Line

This race is a rematch of the very close 2016 race. In that year, Representative Lewis won his seat by just 7,000 votes. The result was surprising partly because Democrat Angie Craig heavily outspent Lewis.

Four of Minnesota’s eight Congressional Districts start the fall campaign season in toss-up status. It is the most competitive state in the nation.

2018 District MN-02 Data Card
MN-02 Demographics
Demographic District State Nation
Gender 51% Female 49.8% Male
50.2% Female
51% Female
Race/Ethnicity 81% White
6% Hispanic
5% Asian
4% African American
80.6% White/Caucasian
6.2% Black/African American
4.9% Asian
61% White
18% Hispanic
12% Black
5% Asian
2% Two or More
1% Native
Language Other than Eng at Home 10.6% 11.0% 21.1%
High School Grad Rate 94.6% 92.9% 87.5%
College Grad Rate 38.5% 34.8% 31.3%
Per Capita Income $37,188 $34,515 $31,128
Median Age 37.7 37.9 37.9
Population 700,264 5519952 325.7 mil
Square Miles 2,438.10 79628.2 3,796,742
Population per SqMi 1287.20 169.3 185.8
People per Household 2.7 2.5 2.7
Foreign Born 8.2% 8.2% 13.5%
Veteran 7.2% 7.4% 7.4%
Geographic Mobility 12.9% 14.4% 14.6%
Note: All area related stats do NOT include bodies of water.

Data Credits
District/State/National: www.censusreporter.org
State: www.census.gov
State/Miscellaneous: BALLOTPEDIA State Profile
MN-02 Voting History
Presidential Voting Percentages
Year Clinton Trump Margin
2016 45.3 46.5 -1.2
Year Obama Romney Margin
2012 49.1 49.0 +0.1
Year Obama McCain Margin
2008 50.5 47.6 +2.9

House Voting Percentages
Year DEM REP Margin
2016 45.2 47.0 -1.8
2014 38.9 56.0 -17.1
2012 45.9 54.1 -8.2

Show National Voting Statistics

National Presidential Voting Percentages
Year Clinton Trump Margin
2016 48.4 46.3 +2.1
Year Obama Romney Margin
2012 51.1 47.3 +3.8
Year Obama McCain Margin
2008 53 45.7 +7.3

National House Voting Percentages
Year DEM REP Margin
2016 48 49.1 -1.1
2014 45.7 51.4 -5.7
2012 50.6 49.4 +1.2