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May 14, 2018
Donna Bergstrom of Duluth listens to a reporter's question Monday, May 14, 2018, after Republican governor candidate Jeff Johnson named her as his running mate. Don Davis / Forum News Service
GOP's Johnson running mate from Democratic-heavy Duluth
May 14, 2018 - 3:34pm
February 9, 2018
Minnesota's political leaders do not always agree when they sit at the same table answering reporters' questions. Here, in a 2016 pre-session briefing, Gov. Mark Dayton, left, and House Speaker Kurt Daudt discuss a difference. They will be at the same table on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, previewing this year's legislative session. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Gov. Dayton, legislative leaders to answer questions together
February 9, 2018 - 11:50am
December 3, 2017
A Minnesota Republican Party State Central Committee meeting attendee moves among the delegates Saturday, Dec. 2, at Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake. (Zach Kayser / Forum News Service)
Minnesota Republicans gather in 8th District despite rift
December 3, 2017 - 5:07pm
November 29, 2017
Woodbury Mayor Mary Giuliani Stephens officially announced her run as a Republican for Minnesota Governor on Nov. 29, 2017. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Woodbury mayor announces campaign for governor as Republican
November 29, 2017 - 4:36pm
November 10, 2017
State Representative Matt Dean, from left, one of 11 Republican gubernatorial candidates for the state of Minnesota, and Noah and Nate Hultgren, managers of Hultgren Farms, test out a corn combine at Hultgren Farms in Raymond Nov. 7th. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
November 7, 2017
Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno, the Republican candidate for governor, is joined by her family as she speaks to reporters after casting her ballot in Monmouth Beach, N.J., on Nov. 7, 2017. Guadagno, who has tried getting out from under the shadow of Gov. Chris Christie as scandal engulfed his administration, is facing Democratic candidate Phil Murphy. (Joshua Bright/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Democrat Phil Murphy to succeed Chris Christie as New Jersey governor
November 7, 2017 - 8:54pm
Republican candidate for the governor of Virginia, Ed Gillespie arrives to vote at Washington Mill Elementary School in Alexandria, Va. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Matt McClain
Democrat Northam defeats Gillespie in race for governor closely watched by national parties
November 7, 2017 - 8:52pm
October 6, 2017
Candidates applaud at the end of the DFL gubernatorial candidate forum at the AFSCME convention at the DECC in Duluth Friday afternoon, Oct. 6, 2017. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
DFLers vie for union votes
October 6, 2017 - 7:40pm
July 23, 2017
Former Congresswoman Michele Bachmann shows their support for Presidential candidate Donald Trump at a rally at the Minneapolis St. Paul Airport in November 2016. (Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press file photo)
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
July 23, 2017 - 5:28pm
June 20, 2017
Former House speaker Thissen hits the road again for governor bid
June 20, 2017 - 10:00pm
May 11, 2017
ELECTION 2018: Former Bemidji resident files as write-in candidate for Governor
May 11, 2017 - 5:24pm
Doug Burgum makes a victory speech in the Republican primary for North Dakota governor Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at Ecce Gallery in downtown Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Burgum third most-popular governor, Dayton 25th, poll says
April 11, 2017 - 4:42pm
April 2, 2017
State Rep. Tina Liebling, D-Rochester.
With detailed policy focus, Democrat Tina Liebling to run for Minn. governor
April 2, 2017 - 5:13pm
March 31, 2017
Minnesota House Minority Leader Paul Thissen speaks on Feb. 29, 2016, while he and other state leaders meet with reporters before the legislative session began. (Forum News Service photo by Mike Longaecker)
Thissen 'seriously considering' run for governor
March 31, 2017 - 9:48pm
March 2, 2017
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks before swearing in Ryan Zinke to be Secretary of the Interior, in Washington, U.S., March 1, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Vice President Pence used private email account as governor of Indiana
March 2, 2017 - 9:38pm