2014 State General Election Candidate Filings

Use this candidate finder tool to find candidates running for office in the November 4, 2014, State General Election. Candidates for federal, state and county offices are added as filings occur. Candidates for local offices may continue to be added after the filing period.

Candidate Filing Periods:
  • Federal, state and county offices, and local offices that hold primaries: Tuesday, May 20–Tuesday, June 3
  • Other municipal and school district offices: Tuesday, July 29–Tuesday, August 12
  • Contact your local clerk for the correct filing period for your city or school district.

  • Filing offices will be closed Monday, May 26, in observance of Memorial Day.

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    State Offices
    Governor & Lt Governor
    Candidate Name Party Website File Date
    HANNAH NICOLLET AND TIM GIESEKE Independence hannahnicollet.com
    6/2/2014
    MERRILL ANDERSON AND MARK ANDERSON Republican http://merrillanderson1.com
    merrillanderson1.com
    6/3/2014
    SCOTT HONOUR AND KARIN HOUSLEY Republican www.honourforgovernor.com
    6/2/2014
    JEFF JOHNSON AND BILL KUISLE Republican johnsonforgovernor.org
    6/2/2014
    MARTY SEIFERT AND PAM MYHRA Republican www.seifertforgovernor.com
    6/2/2014
    KURT ZELLERS AND DEAN SIMPSON Republican www.kurtzellers.com
    5/22/2014
    BILL DAHN AND JAMES VIGLIOTTI Democratic-Farmer-Labor
    5/28/2014
    LESLIE DAVIS AND GREGORY K. SODERBERG Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.lesliedavis.org
    6/2/2014
    MARK DAYTON AND TINA SMITH Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.markdayton.org
    5/30/2014
    CHRIS HOLBROOK AND CHRIS DOCK Libertarian Party chrisholbrook.org
    chrisholbrook.org
    6/3/2014
    CHRIS WRIGHT AND DAVID DANIELS Grassroots - Legalize Cannabis www.votewright.org
    www.votewright.org
    6/2/2014
     
     
    Secretary of State
    Candidate Name Party Website File Date
    BOB HELLAND Independence www.bob4mnsos.com
    6/2/2014
    DAVID A. SINGLETON Independence www.singletonforsecretaryofstate.com
    5/23/2014
    DAN SEVERSON Republican www.danseverson.com
    6/2/2014
    "DICK" FRANSON Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.dickfranson.com
    6/3/2014
    GREGG A. IVERSON Democratic-Farmer-Labor
    6/2/2014
    STEVE SIMON Democratic-Farmer-Labor stevesimonmn.com
    6/2/2014
    BOB ODDEN Libertarian Party http://democracy.com/Bob4SecretaryOfState/default.aspx
    6/3/2014
     
     
    State Auditor
    Candidate Name Party Website File Date
    PATRICK DEAN Independence PATDEANFORSTATEAUDITOR.COM
    5/29/2014
    RANDY GILBERT Republican gilbertforauditor.com
    5/23/2014
    MATT ENTENZA Democratic-Farmer-Labor entenza.com
    6/3/2014
    REBECCA OTTO Democratic-Farmer-Labor rebeccaotto.com
    5/20/2014
    KEEGAN IVERSEN Libertarian Party keeganauditsminnesota.com
    6/3/2014
    JUDITH SCHWARTZBACKER Grassroots - Legalize Cannabis
    6/2/2014
     
     
    Attorney General
    Candidate Name Party Website File Date
    BRANDAN BORGOS Independence www.borgosmn.com
    6/2/2014
    SHARON ANDERSON Republican www.sharon4mnag.blogspot.com
    5/20/2014
    SCOTT NEWMAN Republican newmanforattorneygeneral.com
    5/29/2014
    LORI SWANSON Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.loriswanson.com
    5/27/2014
    ANDY DAWKINS Green Party www.dawkinsforag.com
    5/29/2014
    MARY O'CONNOR Libertarian Party democracy.com/mary4ag
    6/3/2014
    DAN R. VACEK Legal Marijuana Now legalcannabisnow.org
    6/3/2014