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Klobuchar Visits All 87 Minnesota Counties Each Year

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John Pemble
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IPR
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar

River to River's "Home State View" series helps us understand how the presidential candidates are viewed as leaders in the states they call home. Host Ben Kieffer interviews journalists who have spent years covering the candidates. We get the little-known details about each hopeful's history. Click the "play" button to listen.

Kieffer talks with Mark Zdechlik, correspondent for Minnesota Public Radio, about U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar. Zdechlik discusses what led Klobuchar to run for the state legislature, her time as Hennepin County Attorney and how voters are reacting to reports that she's difficult to work for.