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June 4, 2018
Attorney General Lori Swanson and U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan tell the media on Monday, June 4, 2018, they are running for Minnesota governor and lieutenant governor. Swanson dropped out of the Democratic endorsement race for her current job over the weekend and Nolan earlier announced he is retiring. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Busy Minnesota political day includes Swanson for governor announcement
June 4, 2018 - 6:56pm
June 2, 2018
Minnesota governor candidate Erin Murphy waits on stairs as state Rep. Ilhan Omar introduces her Saturday, June 2, 2018, as seen on the large screen in the background, at the state DFL convention in Rochester. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Murphy endorsed, but Walz to challenge in primary
June 2, 2018 - 6:35pm
June 1, 2018
State Auditor Rebecca Otto is all smiles as she talks to a fellow Democrat Friday, June 1, 2018, at the party's state convention in Rochester. She is one of three Democrats running for governor. Don Davis / Forum News Service
DFL notebook: Governor race top priority
June 1, 2018 - 6:12pm
May 31, 2018
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz and Minnesota Rep. Peggy Flanagan talk about their campaign for governor and lieutenant governor Thursday, May 31, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Democrats to set stage for 'important' election
May 31, 2018 - 4:21pm
May 21, 2018
Minnesota gubernatorial candidate Rebecca Otto, left, named Zarina Baber as her running mate. Handout
Minn. gubernatorial candidate Otto chooses running mate
May 21, 2018 - 2:12pm
April 18, 2018
State Auditor Rebecca Otto, pictured here in a file photo from 2017, sued three Minnesota counties for using outside auditing services. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Supreme Court allows counties to pick financial auditors
April 18, 2018 - 5:36pm
Former Republican Party Chairman Keith Downey, shown here at the Minnesota State Fair in 2016, has dropped out the race for governor. (Forum News Service file photo)
Candidate Downey out after Pawlenty raises $1 million
April 18, 2018 - 11:48am
February 9, 2018
Former state Rep. Tim Finseth leads an East Grand Forks, Minn., Republican precinct caucus on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018. Across the state, Republican caucuses often were not well attended. Sam Easter / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
February 9, 2018 - 12:39pm
February 6, 2018
This precinct caucus in East Grand Forks, Minn., attracted far fewer Democrats than two years ago, when records were set statewide. Sam Easter / Forum News Service
Johnson, Walz win governor caucus polls, but is Pawlenty running?
February 6, 2018 - 10:40pm
Tim Pawlenty talks to a 2011 Ottumwa, Iowa, campaign stop. He was running for president; in 2017, there is talk abot him running for the U.S. Senate. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Pawlenty quits lobbying job. Will he run for governor?
February 6, 2018 - 11:53am
January 26, 2018
Former Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Zellers, right, tells Republican governor candidate Jeff Johnson, left, and Democratic candidate Chris Coleman about the upcoming candidate forum on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Zellers' public relations firm organized the forum, held at the Minnesota Newspaper Association convention. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN Democratic governor candidates vary marginally, share goals
January 26, 2018 - 2:49pm
January 5, 2018
The Minnesota Senate on May 1, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Special legislative election takes on statewide importance
January 5, 2018 - 2:38pm
January 2, 2018
State Auditor Rebecca Otto
Minnesota DFL green caucus endorses Otto for governor
January 2, 2018 - 7:02pm
November 17, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota listens to health experts give suggestions Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, about how to improve rural health care. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Franken talk abounds, but senator quiet
November 17, 2017 - 7:41pm
November 9, 2017
Kurt Zellers, right, tells three Minnesota Republican governor candidates the rules for a Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, forum during the AgriGrowth annual meeting in Minneapolis. Candidates from left are state Sen. David Osmek, state Rep. Matt Dean and former state Rep. Keith Downey. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota governor candidates differ on ag approaches
November 9, 2017 - 7:08pm