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Ben Schwanke

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Ben Schwanke
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Candidate for
Minnesota Senate District 59
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Ben Schwanke was a Republican candidate in the January 10 special election for the Minnesota State Senate, District 59. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when Lawrence Pogemiller (D) resigned to accept an appointment as Director of the Office of Higher Education.[1]



See also: State legislative special elections, 2012

Schwanke was defeated by Kari Dziedzic (D) in the January 10 special election.[2][3][4]