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Revision as of 14:35, 27 April 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? General Election Candidates 2015 Winner Partisan Switch?
State Auditor Rebecca Otto
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2007 Yes Democratic Party Rebecca Otto
Republican Party Randy Gilbert
Libertarian Party Keegan Iversen
Independent Judith Schwartzbacker
Constitution_Party#Independent_American_Party_of_Nevada Patrick Dean
Democratic Party Rebecca Otto No


Auditor

Current incumbent

Democratic Party Rebecca Otto

Potential Candidates

Republican Party Randy Gilbert

Duties

The Office of the State Auditor oversees spending by local governments in Minnesota through financial, compliance, and special audits.[4]

See also

References

  1. National Conference of State Legislatures Website, "State Primary Election Types," accessed January 6, 2014
  2. Fair Vote, "Congressional and Presidential Primaries: Open, Closed, Semi-Closed, and 'Top Two,'" accessed January 6, 2014
  3. Ballotpedia research conducted December 26, 2013, through January 3, 2014, researching and analyzing various state websites and codes.
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