Lord Faris hopes to follow Humphrey's example
Born and raised in the Minneapolis suburbs, Priscilla Lord Faris considers herself the only true Minnesota candidate to be running for U.S. Senate.
The other candidates, Al Franken - her opponent in the Democratic primary on September 9 - and incumbent Republican Senator Norm Coleman are both from New York City.
"It's mind-boggling to me why we don't have a Minnesotan representing Minnesota," Lord Faris said when she stopped at the Echo Press Tuesday.
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