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Bye's streak of Democratic conventions noted by media


Bye’s streak of 12 Democratic National Conventions noted by media

Don Bye of the Pequot Lakes area, the 36-year chairman of Minnesota’s 8th Congressional District DFL Party, is attending his 12th Democratic National Convention, according to Bill Salisbury, political reporter for the Pioneer Press of St. Paul. The Duluth attorney’s first national convention was in 1968 when Hubert Humphrey was nominated for president.

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