Minnesota Congressman Jim Hagedorn is sharing an encouraging update more than year after he was diagnosed with stage four kidney cancer.
U.S. Rep. Jim Hagedorn, who represents southern Minnesota, announced Wednesday that he has had stage four cancer for about one year.
With 100 percent of precincts reporting, Republican Jim Hagedorn holds a 1,311-vote lead over Democrat Dan Feehan. That is a margin of 0.45 percent outside the .25 percent that would trigger a mandatory recount.
Jim Hagedorn, a candidate for Minnesota's first congressional district sits down with Fox 9 Sunday morning.
The two candidates vying for a key congressional seat in southern Minnesota turned up the rhetoric during a debate Friday, accusing each other of being beholden to controversial political figures.