Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse owner Andy Smith talks with U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, who is running for reelection, before an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse owner Andy Smith talks with U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, who is running for reelection, before an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse owner Andy Smith, third from left, talks with U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, center, who is running for reelection, during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. Also pictured are DFL State House candidates Liz Boldon and Randy Brock, DFL State Senate candidate Aleta Borrud, and Dan Feehan, a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse owner Andy Smith, third from left, talks with U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, center, who is running for reelection, during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. Also pictured are DFL State House candidates Liz Boldon and Randy Brock, DFL State Senate candidate Aleta Borrud, and Dan Feehan, a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, who is running for reelection, and Dan Feehan, a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District, speak to each other during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses hosted by Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse owner Andy Smith Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, who is running for reelection, and Dan Feehan, a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District, speak to each other during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses hosted by Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse owner Andy Smith Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, second from right, who is running for reelection, speaks during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses as, from left, Liz Boldon, a DFL candidate for State House, Andy Smith, owner of Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse, Randy Brock, also a DFL candidate for State House, and Aleta Borrud, a DFL State Senate candidate, look on Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, second from right, who is running for reelection, speaks during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses as, from left, Liz Boldon, a DFL candidate for State House, Andy Smith, owner of Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse, Randy Brock, also a DFL candidate for State House, and Aleta Borrud, a DFL State Senate candidate, look on Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, who is running for reelection, takes part in an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses hosted by Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse owner Andy Smith Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, who is running for reelection, takes part in an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses hosted by Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse owner Andy Smith Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, third from left, who is running for reelection, speaks during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses as, from left, Liz Boldon, a DFL candidate for State House, Andy Smith, owner of Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse, Dan Feehan, a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District, Aleta Borrud, a DFL State Senate candidate, and Randy Brock, also a DFL candidate for State House, look on Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, third from left, who is running for reelection, speaks during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses as, from left, Liz Boldon, a DFL candidate for State House, Andy Smith, owner of Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse, Dan Feehan, a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District, Aleta Borrud, a DFL State Senate candidate, and Randy Brock, also a DFL candidate for State House, look on Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse owner Andy Smith, left, talks with U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, right, who is running for reelection, during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. Also taking part in the event were DFL State House candidates Liz Boldon and Randy Brock, DFL State Senate candidate Aleta Borrud, and Dan Feehan, a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse owner Andy Smith, left, talks with U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, right, who is running for reelection, during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. Also taking part in the event were DFL State House candidates Liz Boldon and Randy Brock, DFL State Senate candidate Aleta Borrud, and Dan Feehan, a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
Randy Brock, a DFL candidate for State House, takes a selfie with, from left, Liz Boldon, also a DFL candidate for State House, Andy Smith, owner of Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse, U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, who is running for reelection, Dan Feehan, a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District, and Aleta Borrud, a DFL candidate for State Senate, during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)
Randy Brock, a DFL candidate for State House, takes a selfie with, from left, Liz Boldon, also a DFL candidate for State House, Andy Smith, owner of Gray Duck Theater & Coffeehouse, U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, who is running for reelection, Dan Feehan, a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District, and Aleta Borrud, a DFL candidate for State Senate, during an event to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Rochester. (Joe Ahlquist / jahlquist@postbulletin.com)

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