DNC Chair Tom Perez on Tonight’s Special Election Victory in Minnesota

DNC Chair Tom Perez released the following statement on the results of tonight’s special election in Minnesota.

“Congratulations to Senator-Elect Karla Bigham on her victory tonight. As a dedicated public servant, Karla will use her experience to stand up for the most vulnerable and help build an economy that works for everyone, not just a wealthy few.

“Minnesotans know that Karla and the Democratic Party have their back. The DNC is proud to stand with the Minnesota-DFL to support strong progressive advocates like Karla who will fight every day for working families, and we will continue working to elect Democrats up and down the ballot.”