LIST: Candidates running for Minnesota governor in 2022 | KSTP.com

LIST: Candidates running for Minnesota governor in 2022

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Updated: October 19, 2021 07:14 AM
Created: September 08, 2021 03:12 PM

5 EYEWITNESS NEWS is tracking updates as the 2022 race for Minnesota governor takes shape.

Here is a list of those who have announced their candidacy, so far:

REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES

Sen. Michelle Benson

Sen. Paul Gazelka

Scott Jensen

  • Former Sen. Scott Jensen is running for his party's gubernatorial nomination.

Mayor Mike Murphy

  • Mike Murphy announced he was running for governor in February, less than a month after he was sworn in as mayor of Lexington.

Neil Shah

  • Neil Shah, a dermatologist based in St. Anthony, announced his candidacy in August.

Mike Marti

  • Marti, the owner of Marti Electric in Kasson, announced his candidacy in May.

DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES

Gov. Tim Walz 

Stay with KSTP.com for updates to this list as more announcements are made.


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