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MN governor candiate Thompson picks another senator as running mate

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ST. PAUL - Minnesota governor candidate Dave Thompson picked another senator as his lieutenant governor candidate.

The Republican Lakeville senator Thursday announced that Michelle Benson, R-Ham Lake, will be his running mate.


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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.