Being A Minnesota Candidate Requires Signup Soon Everybody who has ever wanted their name on an election ballot in Minnesota can take that step for the next two weeks. Candidate filing for the 2014 campaign opens Tuesday and runs for two weeks. It covers anyone running for state and federal office.
Cravaack, Top Target For Dems, Files For 2nd termRepublican U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack (crah-VACK') says there's little difference between the three Democrats competing to challenge him in one of the country's battlegrounds for control of Congress.
Minn. Candidates Begin Filing To Run For Office Candidates have begun filing to run for elected positions ranging from the Minnesota Legislature to the U.S. Congress.