GOP's Johnson, DFL's Murphy Get Gov. EndorsementsMinnesota Republicans have endorsed Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson to run for governor.
Less Than 3 Weeks Until The DFL Convention In RochesterJust under three weeks from now, delegates will go to the DFL endorsing convention in Rochester and choose candidates for a number of races, including governor.
Republican Keith Downey Bows Out Of Governor’s RaceRepublican Keith Downey announced Wednesday that he is withdrawing from the Minnesota governor’s race.
Pawlenty Has Already Raised $1M, Dwarfing His GOP RivalsFormer Gov. Tim Pawlenty raised a staggering $1 million before he formally declared he would run for his old job, dwarfing the campaign funds of fellow Republicans who have been in the race for months, according to campaign finance reports released Tuesday.
GOP Plans To Drop $2.3M In Advertising For Governor's RaceThe Republican Governors Association is planning a $2.3 million advertising buy for the Minnesota governor's race just days after former Gov. Tim Pawlenty entered.
Tim Pawlenty Visits Capitol As Legislative Session Starts Up Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty is making a stop at the Capitol as he considers running for his old job.
Former St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman Stepping Out Of Governor's RaceFormer St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman is stepping out of the race for governor.
Caucuses In Minnesota Will Give Early Glimpse At Gov's RaceMinnesota voters will provide a critical early readout on the state's wide-open governor's race during precinct caucuses Tuesday that are expected to be heavily attended by members of both parties.
Republican Matt Dean Is No Longer Running For GovernorRepublican Matt Dean is dropping out of the Minnesota governor's race.
Talking Points: Rebecca Otto Going After Sanders SupportersThe election may be 13 months away, but candidates in the race for governor are staking out their positions in an attempt to stand out in a crowded field.
Rep. Paul Thissen Joins Race For GovernorLongtime Rep. Paul Thissen joins an already crowded field of DFL candidates for governor. Thissen plans to formally launch his campaign Thursday to replace Gov. Mark Dayton, who decided against a third term.
Johnson Wishes Dayton Well After Falling ShortRepublican gubernatorial candidate Jeff Johnson says he's wishing the victor, Democratic incumbent Mark Dayton, success because he wants Minnesota to succeed. Johnson lost his bid Tuesday to oust Dayton after a single term.