Governor

Walz, Flanagan

Minnesota Governor Tim Walz launches re-election campaign

Their campaign slogan: "One Minnesota. Moving Forward."

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On Kimmel, MyPillow's Lindell says 'I wouldn't run for dogcatcher right now'

The pillow maker was asked about a potential run for governor of Minnesota.

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GOP lawmakers, gov. candidate to attend fundraiser for bar owner evading arrest

Lisa Hanson has a warrant out for her arrest, stemming from her decision to open her bar in defiance of the COVID-19 shutdown over the winter.

Matt Birk

Ex-Viking Matt Birk confirms interest in future run for governor

The next gubernatorial election in Minnesota is Nov. 8, 2022.

State Capitol.

Gov. Walz calls for a third special session, seeks to extend emergency powers

The governor first declared a COVID-19 peacetime emergency in March.