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Hamline University professor David Schultz said Senate District 53 will be in play in years ahead. Bulletin file photo

Professor: 'Bellwether' Woodbury will likely remain swing district

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If Woodbury voters haven't yet gotten used to the revolving door of legislators it's seen over the past decade, one political analyst said they ought to.


David Schultz, a Hamline University School of Business professor, said the city's changing demographics will likely mean political alliances shifting across different election seasons.

"I see it continuing to be a swing district," Schultz said, noting that voting tendencies have changed as the city "is becoming more urban."

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Michael Longaecker
Mike Longaecker is editor of the Woodbury Bulletin. His coverage includes local crime, legislative activity and prep sports. You can follow him on Twitter at @Longaecker
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