Minnesota senator celebrates Vikings' victory in team colors with king cake
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SPOTTED: Minnesota Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharIs there a difference between good and bad online election targeting? Election Countdown: Minnesota Dems worry Ellison allegations could cost them key race | Dems struggle to mobilize Latino voters | Takeaways from Tennessee Senate debate | Poll puts Cruz up 9 in Texas Clusters of polio-like illness in the US not a cause for panic MORE (D) celebrating the Viking’s last-second miracle win over the New Orleans Saints.

Klobuchar was seen on Capitol Hill in a purple power suit Wednesday, topping off her wardrobe with a Vikings-themed scarf.


She brought to the Senate Democratic lunch a traditional Mardi Gras king cake she won in a bet with Sen. John KennedyJohn Neely KennedyMORE (R-La.) and served it with Kemps Purple Power (vanilla-flavored) ice cream.

The Vikings defeated the Saints on Sunday with a thrilling final-play touchdown, with a final score of 29-25. They next face the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship on Sunday.