PHOTOS: Sen. Amy Klobuchar announces presidential campaign at Boom Island Park

PHOTOS: Sen. Amy Klobuchar announces presidential campaign at Boom Island Park Photo: Associated Press

March 18, 2019 10:38 AM

Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Sunday joined the growing group of Democrats jostling to be president and positioned herself as the most prominent Midwestern candidate in the field, as her party tries to win back voters in a region that helped put Donald Trump in the White House.

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"For every American, I'm running for you," she told an exuberant crowd gathered on a freezing, snowy afternoon at a park along the Mississippi River with the Minneapolis skyline in the background.

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