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|Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||February 12, 2013|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
The gubernatorial race features five tickets seeking election to a four-year term. Democratic incumbent Mark Dayton is running with Tina Smith, who is running to replace Yvonne Prettner Solon. Dayton and Smith face Republican challengers Jeff Johnson and Bill Kuisle. The general election ballot includes Libertarian ticket Chris Holbrook and Chris Dock, Grassroots Party ticket Chris Wright and David Daniels and Independence Party ticket Hannah Nicollet and Tim Gieseke. The general election takes place November 4, 2014.
Gieseke ran for election in the special election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 19A. The seat was vacant following Terry Morrow's (D) resignation in order to accept a job in Chicago as legislative director at the Uniform Law Commission. Morrow announced that he would be resigning his seat, which he won re-election to on November 6, 2012, on January 7, 2013. Gieseke was defeated by Clark Johnson (D) in the special election on February 12, 2013.
|Minnesota House of Representatives, District 19A, General Election, 2013|
- minnesotaelectionresults.sos.state.mn.us, "Official special election results," accessed November 15, 2013
- The Journal, "Mankato teacher, union leader to run for Morrow seat in House," December 27, 2012
- The Journal, "Tim Gieseke, Jim Golgart enter 19A race," January 4, 2013
- St. Peter Herald, "Johnson wins House District 19A special primary election," January 29, 2013
- Politics in Minnesota, "Johnson, Theis win House special elections," February 13, 2013
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