Kanye West to appear on presidential ballot in Minnesota

Tuesday, officials with the Minnesota Secretary of State’s Office announced rapper and producer Kanye West will appear on the state’s presidential ballot.

It was reported last week that West had filed his petition with the Secretary of State’s Office.

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To appear on the state’s ballot, candidates need 2,000 valid signatures on their petition.

West will be on the ballot with his running mate Michelle Tidball.

Last week, election officials in Wisconsin announced he would not appear on the ballot in their state.