Candidate Filings

2022 State General Election

Candidates for offices elected at the November 8, 2022 State General Elections
can be found using this candidate finder.

Candidate names are added during or after the filing period for local offices:

Candidate names are added during the filing period for most federal, state and county offices.
This filing period is Tuesday, May 17 through Tuesday, May 31.

Candidate names are added during or after the filing period for local offices:
Offices in cities and school districts that hold primaries - Tuesday, May 17 through Tuesday, May 31
Other municipal and school district offices - Tuesday, August 2 through Tuesday, August 16

Contact your local clerk for the correct filing period for your municipality or school district.

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State Senator District 1
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Dave Hughes Republican
5/18/2022
Mark Johnson Republican www.markjohnsonmnsenate.com
5/27/2022
 
 
State Senator District 2
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Steve Green Republican www.stevegreenforsenate.com
5/19/2022
Leonard Alan Roy Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/26/2022
 
 
State Senator District 3
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Kelsey Johnson Republican kelsey4mn.us
5/27/2022
Andrea Zupancich Republican WWW.ZUPANCICHFORSENATE.COM
5/18/2022
Grant Hauschild Democratic-Farmer-Labor grantformn.com
5/25/2022
 
 
State Senator District 4
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Dan Bohmer Republican www.danbohmer.com
5/26/2022
Edwin Hahn Republican www.wewinwithedwin.com
5/23/2022
Rob Kupec Democratic-Farmer-Labor kupec4mnsenate.com
5/23/2022
 
 
State Senator District 5
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Dale A.P. Anderson Republican
5/27/2022
Bret Bussman Republican Bret4Senate.com
5/17/2022
Paul J. Utke Republican www.PaulUtke.com
5/18/2022
A. John Peters Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/19/2022
 
 
State Senator District 6
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Justin Eichorn Republican www.justinformnsenate.com
5/20/2022
Steve Samuelson Democratic-Farmer-Labor samuelsonforsenate.com
5/31/2022
 
 
State Senator District 7
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Robert Farnsworth Republican www.robfarnsworth.org
5/19/2022
Ben DeNucci Democratic-Farmer-Labor WWW.DENUCCIFORSENATE.COM
5/24/2022
Kim [Kotonias] McLaughlin Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/31/2022
 
 
State Senator District 8
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Alex Moe Republican
5/31/2022
Jen McEwen Democratic-Farmer-Labor votemcewen.com
5/24/2022
 
 
State Senator District 9
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Nathan R Miller Republican MillerforSD9.com
5/27/2022
Jordan Rasmusson Republican jordanrasmusson.com
5/24/2022
Cornel Walker Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.cornelformn.com
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 10
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Jim Newberger Republican www.JimForSD10.com
5/24/2022
Steve Wenzel Republican
5/26/2022
Nathan Wesenberg Republican wesenbergforsenate.com
5/17/2022
Suzanne M. Cekalla Democratic-Farmer-Labor https://cekallaforsenate.com/
5/31/2022
 
 
State Senator District 11
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Jason Rarick Republican Rarick for Senate
5/26/2022
Michelle Boyechko Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/27/2022
John A. Peura Democratic-Farmer-Labor https://johnpeura.wixsite.com/peuraforminnesota
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 12
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Ashley Klingbeil We The People https://klingbeilforsenate.com
5/31/2022
Torrey Westrom Republican www.torreywestrom.com
5/31/2022
Kari Dorry Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.kariformnsenate.com
5/24/2022
 
 
State Senator District 13
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Ashley Burg Republican
5/31/2022
Jeff Howe Republican
5/19/2022
Alissa Brickman Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/20/2022
 
 
State Senator District 14
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Tama Theis Republican TamaTheisMN.com
5/19/2022
Aric Putnam Democratic-Farmer-Labor aricformn.com
5/27/2022
 
 
State Senator District 15
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Gary Dahms Republican dahmsforsenate.com
5/20/2022
Larvita McFarquhar Republican
5/23/2022
Anita Gaul Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.anitayourvote.com
5/31/2022
 
 
State Senator District 16
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Andrew Robert Lang Republican Langforsenate17.com
5/26/2022
Fernando Alvarado Democratic-Farmer-Labor Fernandoformn.com
5/20/2022
 
 
State Senator District 17
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Glenn Gruenhagen Republican glenngruenhagen.com
5/19/2022
Chad Tschimperle Democratic-Farmer-Labor https://chadforsenate17.com/
5/19/2022
 
 
State Senator District 18
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Mark Wright Republican
5/24/2022
Nick Frentz Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.frentzforsenate.com
5/20/2022
 
 
State Senator District 19
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
John R. Jasinski Republican www.jasinskiforsenate.com
5/25/2022
Kate E. Falvey Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/31/2022
 
 
State Senator District 20
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Steve Drazkowski Republican draz.com
5/17/2022
Bradley Robert Drenckhahn Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 21
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Brad Hutchison Republican HutchisonForSenate.com
5/31/2022
Bill Weber Republican
5/18/2022
 
 
State Senator District 22
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Rich Draheim Republican DraheimforSenate.com
5/19/2022
 
 
State Senator District 23
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Gene Dornink Republican DorninkForSenate.com
5/24/2022
Lisa Hanson Republican lisahansonforsenate.com
5/27/2022
Brandon Lawhead Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/31/2022
 
 
State Senator District 24
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Carla Nelson Republican CarlaNelson.com
5/23/2022
Aleta Borrud Democratic-Farmer-Labor https://www.aleta4mnsenate.com
5/19/2022
 
 
State Senator District 25
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Ken Navitsky Republican www.navitsky.us
5/17/2022
Liz Boldon Democratic-Farmer-Labor lizboldon.com
5/31/2022
Bill Rood Grassroots - Legalize Cannabis
5/27/2022
 
 
State Senator District 26
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Jeremy Miller Republican www.friendsformiller.com
5/25/2022
Daniel Wilson Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/26/2022
Eric M. Leitzen Legal Marijuana Now ericleitzen.wordpress.com
5/31/2022
 
 
State Senator District 27
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Andrew Mathews Republican AndrewMathews.com
5/24/2022
Emy Minzel Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/23/2022
 
 
State Senator District 28
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Mark Koran Republican MarkKoranMn.com
5/23/2022
Victoria Ann Bird Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 29
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Bruce Anderson Republican
5/24/2022
Chris Brazelton Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.brazeltonformnsenate.net
5/27/2022
 
 
State Senator District 30
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Eric Lucero Republican ericlucero.com
5/17/2022
Diane Nguyen Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/31/2022
 
 
State Senator District 31
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Cal K. Bahr Republican bahrforsenate.com
5/19/2022
Maribella McDermid Republican mcdermidforsenate2022.com
5/31/2022
Jason Ruffalo Democratic-Farmer-Labor jasonruffalo.com
5/20/2022
 
 
State Senator District 32
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Michael Kreun Republican MichaelForMN.com
5/20/2022
Kate Luthner Democratic-Farmer-Labor http://kateluthnermnsenate.com
5/20/2022
 
 
State Senator District 33
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Karin Housley Republican HOUSLEYFORSENATE.COM
5/23/2022
Brian Baber Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/26/2022
Nancy McLean Democratic-Farmer-Labor nancymcleanforsenate.com
5/19/2022
 
 
State Senator District 34
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Karen Attia Republican www.AttiaForSenate.com
5/17/2022
John Hoffman Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.Johnhoffmanmn.com
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 35
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Jim Abeler Republican jimabeler.com
5/17/2022
Kari Rehrauer Democratic-Farmer-Labor kariformn.com
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 36
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Roger Chamberlain Republican
5/24/2022
Heather Gustafson Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.voteforgus.com
5/20/2022
 
 
State Senator District 37
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Warren Limmer Republican LimmerforSenate.com
5/19/2022
Farhio Khalif Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.farhiokhalif.com
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 38
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Brad Kohler Republican bradkohlerForStateSenate.com
5/17/2022
Huldah Hiltsley Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.huldahforsenate.com
5/27/2022
Susan Pha Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.susanphaforsenate.com
5/18/2022
Mary O'Connor Legal Marijuana Now
5/31/2022
 
 
State Senator District 39
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Pam Wolf Republican
5/23/2022
Mary K Kunesh Democratic-Farmer-Labor https://marykunesh.com
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 40
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Rachel Japuntich Republican Rachel4mn.com
5/20/2022
John Marty Democratic-Farmer-Labor johnmarty.org
5/18/2022
 
 
State Senator District 41
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Tom Dippel Republican www.DippelForSenate.com
5/18/2022
Tony Jurgens Republican www.tonyjurgens.com
5/27/2022
Judy Seeberger Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.JudyForSenate.com
5/19/2022
 
 
State Senator District 42
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Paul Hillen Republican www.hillenforsenate.com
5/31/2022
Bonnie Westlin Democratic-Farmer-Labor BackBonnie.com
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 43
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Ann H. Rest Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/17/2022
Andrew Thomas Schuler Legal Marijuana Now thefreespoilers.party
5/31/2022
 
 
State Senator District 44
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Paul Babin Republican
5/26/2022
Leslie Lienemann Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.leslieforminnesota.com
5/20/2022
Nancy Livingston Democratic-Farmer-Labor nancylivingstonforsenate.com
5/17/2022
Tou Xiong Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.touxiongsenate.com
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 45
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Kathleen Fowke Republican KathleenFowkeforMN.com
5/17/2022
Kelly Morrison Democratic-Farmer-Labor morrisonforsenate.com
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 46
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Ron Latz Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.ronlatz.org
5/18/2022
 
 
State Senator District 47
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Dwight Dorau Republican DwightDorauforMN.com
5/19/2022
Nicole Mitchell Democratic-Farmer-Labor nicolemitchell.org
5/19/2022
 
 
State Senator District 48
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Julia Coleman Republican colemanforsenate.com
5/27/2022
Balakrishna "Bala" Chintaginjala Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.bc2000.org
5/17/2022
Dan Kessler Democratic-Farmer-Labor Kesslerforsenate.com
5/25/2022
 
 
State Senator District 49
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Marla Helseth Republican www.marlaforminnesota.com
5/17/2022
Steve Cwodzinski Democratic-Farmer-Labor cwodforsenate.com
5/24/2022
 
 
State Senator District 50
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Doug Fulton Republican
5/20/2022
Alice Mann Democratic-Farmer-Labor dralicemann.com
5/23/2022
 
 
State Senator District 51
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Frank Pafko Republican
5/20/2022
Melissa Halvorson Wiklund Democratic-Farmer-Labor wiklundforsenate.com
5/19/2022
 
 
State Senator District 52
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Stephen Lowell Republican stephen4senate.com
5/17/2022
Jim Carlson Democratic-Farmer-Labor carlsonforsenate.org
5/27/2022
 
 
State Senator District 53
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Chris Rausch Republican rauschforMN.com
5/26/2022
Matt Klein Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.mattklein.org
5/20/2022
 
 
State Senator District 54
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Natalie Barnes Republican www.nursenatalieforsenate.com
5/17/2022
Eric Pratt Republican EricPrattMN.com
5/24/2022
Alicia Donahue Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.aliciafor54.com
5/20/2022
 
 
State Senator District 55
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Pam Myhra Republican www.pamforsenate.com
5/18/2022
Lindsey Port Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.lindseyportmn.com
5/27/2022
 
 
State Senator District 56
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Jim Bean Republican www.electjimbean.com
5/26/2022
Justin Emmerich Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/26/2022
Erin Maye Quade Democratic-Farmer-Labor erinmayequade@gmail.com
5/26/2022
 
 
State Senator District 57
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Zach Duckworth Republican VoteDuckworth.com
5/19/2022
Jackie Craig Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.jackiecraig.org
5/23/2022
 
 
State Senator District 58
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Jake Cordes Republican www.jakecordes.com
5/31/2022
Bill Lieske Republican lieske4senate.nationbuilder.com
5/17/2022
Clarice Grabau Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.claricegrabau.com
5/17/2022
 
 
State Senator District 59
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Bobby Joe Champion Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.champion4change.org
5/18/2022
 
 
State Senator District 60
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Kari Dziedzic Democratic-Farmer-Labor
5/26/2022
 
 
State Senator District 61
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Scott Dibble Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.scottdibble.com
5/19/2022
 
 
State Senator District 62
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Andrew Schmitz Republican
5/27/2022
Omar Fateh Democratic-Farmer-Labor OmarFateh.org
5/24/2022
Shaun Laden Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.shaunladen.org
5/27/2022
 
 
State Senator District 63
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Shawn Holster Republican shawnholster.com
5/18/2022
Zaynab Mohamed Democratic-Farmer-Labor https://zaynabmohamed.org/
5/25/2022
Todd C. Scott Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.scott4MPLS.com
5/25/2022
 
 
State Senator District 64
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Robert Bushard Republican
5/17/2022
Erin Murphy Democratic-Farmer-Labor murphyfor64.com
5/26/2022
 
 
State Senator District 65
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Paul Holmgren Republican citizenstoelectpaulholmgren.com
5/26/2022
Zuki Ellis Democratic-Farmer-Labor zukiellis.com
5/31/2022
Sheigh Freeberg Democratic-Farmer-Labor SheighFreeberg.org
5/20/2022
Sandy Pappas Democratic-Farmer-Labor sandypappas.com
5/26/2022
 
 
State Senator District 66
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Jeremy J. Peichel Libertarian www.votejjp.com
5/31/2022
Mikki M Murray Republican mikkimurrayforsenate.com
5/27/2022
Clare Oumou Verbeten Democratic-Farmer-Labor clareverbeten.com
5/18/2022
 
 
State Senator District 67
Candidate Name Party Website File Date
Foung Hawj Democratic-Farmer-Labor www.founghawj.com
5/17/2022