Rep. John Persell, DFL-Bemidji, tells attendees to his fundraiser Monday night that a Democratic governer needs to be elected this fall. He cited Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Emmer as saying, "You can't be a freedom-loving American and be a Democrat." Says Persell, "That's pretty sad, that's where the state of politics has gone in Minnesota." Pioneer Photo/Brad Swenson
Persell: Elect Democrats to invest in state
Minnesotans must elect Democrats this fall to ensure needed investments in early education and programs for the most vulnerable, says Rep. John Persell.
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