Minnesota down ballot state executive elections, 2014

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Minnesota Down Ballot State Executive Elections

Primary Date
August 12, 2014

General Election Date:
November 4, 2014

Minnesota State Executive Elections
Top Ballot
Governor Lieutenant GovernorSecretary of StateAttorney General
Down Ballot
Auditor

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One down ballot state executive position is up for election in the state of Minnesota in 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014.

Minnesota is one of 14 states that uses an open primary system, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.[1][2][3]

Office Incumbent Assumed Office Incumbent running?
State Auditor Rebecca Otto
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2007 Yes


Auditor

Current incumbent

Democratic Party Rebecca Otto Running

Candidates

Libertarian Party Keegan Iversen[4]
Independent Judith Schwartzbacker[4]
Constitution_Party#Independent_American_Party_of_Nevada Patrick Dean[4]
Republican Party Randy Gilbert[4]
Democratic Party Matt Entenza[4]

Duties

The Office of the State Auditor oversees spending by local governments in Minnesota through financial, compliance and special audits.[5]

Campaign media


Matt Entenza ad.

Rebecca Otto ad.

See also

References