- How the 1968 New Hampshire primary changed history
It's been 40 years since the 1968 New Hampshire primary that made Eugene McCarthy, a U.S. senator from Minnesota, a viable Democratic presidential candidate in a race that took down sitting President Lyndon B. Johnson. Midday explores this historic primary and how it changed history.11:00 a.m.
Al Eisele: Journalist and author of "Almost to the Presidency," a dual biography of McCarthy and former Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey.
- Spinning stories of Minnesota
University of Minnesota Climatologist Mark Seeley, professional football hall of famer Carl Eller, former Gov. Al Quie and U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and more gathered to wax Minnesota during a story telling event put on by the 2008 Minnesota Sesquicentennial Commission.12:00 p.m.
Amy Klobuchar: Democratic U.S. Senator from Minnesota
Tim Walz: Democratic Congressman from Minnesota
Mark Seeley: University of Minnesota climatologist
Margaret Anderson Kelliher: Speaker of the Minnesota House, DFL-Minneapolis
Al Quie: former Republican Governor of Minnesota
Paul Anderson: Associate Justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court
Carl Eller: player in the professional football hall of fame
Warren Nelson: songwriter, story teller, historian
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