2022 Pro-Legalization Majority Voters Guide

The MN is Ready Coalition is sending questionnaires to all candidates in all statewide, congressional, and legislative races. We have also done independent research, including evaluating voting records, to identify Pro-Legalization Majority candidates where information is available. If you click “Learn More” under a candidate, you will see the rationale for the identification.

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Governor

Governor Tim Walz

DFL Incumbent

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Scott Jensen

GOP Endorsed

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Lieutenant Governor

Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan

DFL Incumbent

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Matt Birk

GOP Endorsed

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Attorney General

Attorney General Keith Ellison

DFL Incumbent

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Jim Schultz

GOP Endorsed

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State Auditor

State Auditor Julie Blaha

DFL Incumbent

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Ryan Wilson

GOP Endorsed

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Congressional Delegation

Congressional District 1

Jeff Ettinger

DFL Candidate

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Brad Finstad

GOP Endorsed

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Congressional District 2

Angie Craig

DFL Incumbent

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Tyler Kistner

GOP Endorsed

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Congressional District 3

Dean Phillips

DFL Incumbent

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Tom Wieler

GOP Endorsed

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Congressional District 4

Betty McCollum

DFL Incumbent

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May Lor Xiong

GOP Endorsed

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Congressional District 5

Ihlan Omar

DFL Incumbent

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Cicely Davis

GOP Endorsed

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Congressional District 6

Jeanne Hendricks

DFL Endorsed

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Tom Emmer

GOP Incumbent

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Congressional District 7

Jill Abahsain

DFL Endorsed

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Michelle Fischbach

GOP Incumbent

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Congressional District 8

Jen Schultz

DFL Endorsed

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Pete Stauber

GOP Incumbent

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Minnesota Senate

Mark Johnson (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Steve Green (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Edward Strickland (R)
No information available

Leonard Allen Roy (DFL)
No information available

Grant Hauschild (DFL)
No information available

Andrea Zupancich (R)
No information available

Rob Kupec (DFL)
No information available

Dan Bohmer (R)
No information available

A. John Peters (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Paul J. Utke (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Steve Samuelson (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Justin Eichorn (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Ben DeNucci (DFL)
No information available

Robert Farnsworth (R)
No information available

Jen McEwen (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Alex Moe (R)
No information available

Cornel Walker (DFL)
No information available

Jordan Rasmusson (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Suzanne M. Cekalla (DFL)
No information available

Nathan Wesenberg (R)
No information available

Michelle Boyechko (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Jason Rarick (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Kari Dorry (DFL)
No information available

Torrey Westrom (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Ashley Klingbeil (WTP)
No information available

Alissa Brickman (DFL)
No information available

Jeff Howe (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Aric Putnam (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Tama Theis (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Anita Gaul (DFL)
No information available

Gary Dahms (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Fernando Alvarado (DFL)
No information available

Andrew Robert Lang (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Chad Tschimperle (DFL)
No information available

Glenn Gruenhagen (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Nick Frentz (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Mark Wright (R)
No information available

Kate E. Falvey (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

John R. Jasinski (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Bradley Robert Drenckhahn (DFL)
No information available

Steve Drazkowski (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Bill Weber (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Rich Draheim (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Brandon Lawhead (DFL)
No information available

Gene Dornink (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Aleta Borrud (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Carla Nelson (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Liz Boldon (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Ken Navitsky (R)
No information available

Bill Rood (GLC)
Cannabis Party Spoiler Candidate

Daniel Wilson (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Jeremy Miller (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Eric M. Leitzen (LMN))
Caution: Cannabis Party Candidate

Emy Minzel (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Andrew Mathews (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Victoria Ann Bird (DFL)
No information available

Mark Koran (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Chris Brazelton (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Bruce Anderson (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Diane Nguyen (DFL)
No information available

Eric Lucero (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Jason Ruffalo (DFL)
No information available

Cal Bahr (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Kate Luthner (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Michael Kreun (R)
No information available

Nancy McLean (DFL)
No information available

Karin Housley (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

John Hoffman (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Karen Attia (R)
No information available

Kari Rehrauer (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Jim Abeler (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Heather Gustafson (DFL)
No information available

Roger Chamberlain (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Farhio Khalif (DFL)
No information available

Warren Limmer (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Susan Pha (DFL)
No information available

Brad Kohler (R)
No information available

Mary O’Connor (LMN)
Cannabis Party Spoiler Candidate

Mary Kunesh (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Pam Wolf (R)
No information available

John Marty (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Rachel Japuntich (R)
No information available

Judy Seeberger (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Tom Dippel (R)
No information available

Bonnie Westlin (DFL)
No information available

Paul Hillen (R)
No information available

Ann H. Rest (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Andrew Thomas Schuler (LMN)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Tou Xiong (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Paul Babin (R)
No information available

Kelly Morrison (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Kathleen Fowke (R)
No information available

Ron Latz (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Nicole Mitchell (DFL)
No information available

Dwight Dorau (R)
No information available

Dan Kessler (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Julia Coleman (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Steve Cwodzinski (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Marla Helseth (R)
No information available

Alice Mann (DFL)
No information available

Doug Fulton (R)
No information available

Melissa Halvorson Wiklund (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Frank Pafko (R)
No information available

Jim Carlson (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Stephen Lowell (R)
No information available

Matt Klein (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Chris Rausch (R)
No information available

Alicia Donahue (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Eric Pratt (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Lindsey Port (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Pam Myhra (R)
No information available

Erin Maye Quade (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Jim Bean (R)
No information available

Jackie Craig (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Zach Duckworth (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Clarice Grabau (DFL)
No information available

Bill Lieske (R)
No information available

Bobby Joe Champion (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Kari Dziedzic (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Scott Dibble (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Omar Fateh (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Andrew Schmitz (R)
No information available

Zaynab Mohamed (DFL)
No information available

Shawn Holster (R)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Erin Murphy (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Robert Bushard(R)
No information available

Sandy Pappas (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Paul Holmgren (R)
No information available

Clare Oumou Verbeten
No information available

Mikki M. Murray (R)
No information available

Jeremy J. Peichel (LIB)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Foung Hawj (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Minnesota House of Representatives

James Sceville (DFL)
No information available

John Burkel (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Cynthia (Cindy) Ansbacher (DFL)
No information available

Debra (Deb) Kiel (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Reed Olson (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Matthew J. Grossell (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Erika Bailey-Johnson (DFL)
No information available

Matt Bliss (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Rob Ecklund (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Roger J. Skraba (R)
No information available

Mary Murphy (DFL)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Natalie Zeleznikar (R)
No information available

Heather Keeler (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Lynn Halmrast (R)
No information available

John Hest (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Jim Joy (R)
No information available

Brian M. Hobson (DFL)
No information available

Krista Knudsen (R)
No information available

Sheldon Monson (R)
No information available

Mike Wiener (R)
No information available

Gregg Hendrickson (IA)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Richard (Rick) Blake (DFL)
No information available

Ben Davis (R)
No information available

Sally Boos (DFL)
No information available

Josh Heintzeman (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Julie Sandstede (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Spencer Igo (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

David Lislegard (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Matt Norri (R)
No information available

Liz Olson (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Art Johnston (R)
No information available

Alicia Kozlowski (DFL)
No information available

Becky Hall (R)
No information available

Nancy Jost (DFL)
No information available

Jeff Backer (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Jason Satter (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Tom Murphy (R)
No information available

Ron Kresha (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Hunter Froelich (DFL)
No information available

Isaac Schultz (R)
No information available

Pete Radosevich (DFL)
No information available

Jeff Dotseth (R)
No information available

Eric Olson (DFL)
No information available

Nathan Nelson (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Edie Barrett (DFL)
No information available

Paul Anderson (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Jeremy Vinar (DFL)
No information available

Mary Franson (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Andrea Robinson (DFL)
No information available

Lisa Demuth (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Melissa Bromenschenkel (DFL)
No information available

Tim O’Driscoll (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Tami Calhoun (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Bernie Perryman (R)
No information available

Dan Wolgamott (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Aaron Henning (R)
No information available

Keith VanOverbeke (DFL)
No information available

Chris Swedzinski (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Tom Kuster (DFL)
No information available

Paul Torkelson (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Robert M. Wright (DFL)
No information available

Dean Urdahl (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Fred Cogelow (DFL)
No information available

Dave Baker (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Jennifer Carpentier (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Dawn Gillman (R)
No information available

Bobbie V. Harder (R)
No information available

Jeff Brand (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Susan Akland (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Luke Frederick (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Dar Vosburg (R)
No information available

Carolyn Treadway (DFL)
No information available

Brian Daniels (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Abdulahi Ali Osman (DFL)
No information available

John Petersburg (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Laurel Stinson (DFL)
No information available

Pam Altendorf (R)
No information available

Roger Kittelson (MIP)
No information available

Elise Diesslin (DFL)
No information available

Steven E. Jacob (R)
No information available

Patrick T. Baustian (DFL)
No information available

Joe Schomacker (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Michael Heidelberger (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Marj Fogelman (R)
No information available

Marisa Ulmen (DFL)
No information available

Bjorn Olson (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Marcia Stapelton (DFL)
No information available

Brian H. Pfarr (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Mary Hinnenkamp (DFL)
No information available

Peggy Bennett (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Thomas A. Stiehm (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Patricia Mueller (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Keith McLain (DFL)
No information available

Duane Quam (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Tina Liebling (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Katrina Pulham (R)
No information available

Kim Hicks (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Windy Phillips (R)
No information available

Andrew Smith (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

John Joseph Robinson (R)
No information available

Gene Pelowski Jr. (DFL)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Stephen James Doerr (R)
No information available

Gregory M. Davids (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Ronald Thiessen (DFL)
No information available

Shane Mekeland (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Brad Brown (DFL)
No information available

Kurt Daudt (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Erik Johnson (DFL)
No information available

Brian Johnson (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Katie Malchow (DFL)
No information available

Anne Neu Brindley (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Sherri Leyda (DFL)
No information available

Joe McDonald (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Marion O’Neill (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Sonja Buckmeier (DFL)
Pro-Legalization Majority Candidate

Walter Hudson (R)
No information available

Chad Hobot (DFL)
No information available

Paul Novotny (R)
Prohibition Minority Candidate

Betsy O’Berry (DFL)
No information available

Harry Niska (R)
No information available

Bill Fisher (DFL)