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Update on who’s running, who’s not….

06 Mar

There is now a growing list of retirements from the MN Legislature. The most current updates are below. (Originally posted by MPR news).

Republicans not running for re-election to the Minnesota Senate:

Gretchen Hoffman (running for Congress)
Doug Magnus
Al DeKruif
Amy Koch
Gen Olson
Geoff Michel

Note: Republican Mike Parry is running for Congress but has not ruled out a run for re-election if he fails to win his party’s endorsement.

DFLers not running for re-election to the MN Senate:

Keith Langseth
Linda Higgins

Endorsement contests:

– Republicans Michelle Benson and Michael Jungbauer were paired in the same district and are battling for the Republican endorsement. Both say they would abide by the party endorsement.

– DFLers John Marty and Mary Jo McGuire were paired and are battling for the DFL endorsement. Marty said he will abide by the party’s endorsement. McGuire wouldn’t make the same commitment when she spoke with MPR News a few weeks ago.

Republicans not running for re-election to the Minnesota House:

Mark Murdock
Torrey Westrom (running for state Senate)
Bruce Anderson (running for state Senate)
Mary Kiffmeyer (running for state Senate)
Connie Doepke (running for state Senate)
Branden Peterson (running for state Senate)
Mark Buesgens

DFLers not running for re-election to the Minnesota House:

Kent Eken (running for state Senate)
Lyle Koenen (running for state Senate)
Kate Knuth
Bev Scalze (running for state Senate)
Bobby Joe Champion (running for state Senate)
Mindy Greiling

Endorsement contests in the Minnesota House:

– Republicans Glenn Gruenhagen and Ron Shimanski will battle for their party’s endorsement. Both candidates say they will abide by the endorsement.

– Republicans Matt Dean and Carol McFarlane will battle for their party’s endorsement. Both candidates will abide.

– Democrats Frank Hornstein and Marion Greene will seek the DFL party’s endorsement. Both candidates will abide by the endorsement

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