At Issue: Aug. 16 — Senate GOP push back against Gov. Walz, DFL newcomers win primaries over incumbents

Republicans in the Minnesota Senate are picking their political battles. From voting to remove the governor’s peacetime emergency power to not confirming a member of his cabinet, there are plenty of issues bubbling up at the Capitol.

We’ll also take a look at the primary election, where voters chose four newcomers over more established DFL lawmakers. Two of those women tell us what it means for them to step into roles that have long been filled by men.

And with President Trump coming to the state on Monday, our political analysts break down what his campaign stop means for Minnesota voters — and if the President has a chance at winning the state.