(Hennepin County, MN) — NBC News is declaring incumbent Ilhan Omar as the winner in the Fifth Congressional District DFL primary race. The nationally-known congresswoman pulled off a narrow victory over challenger Don Samuels. The win gives her a chance at a third term representing the typically blue district that includes Minneapolis and parts of Hennepin County. Omar will take on Republican primary winner Cicely Davis.
Omar Defeats Samuels In Tight Fifth District Primary Race
By Ashley Hanley|2022-08-10T05:57:13-05:00August 10th, 2022|