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Value of GOP endorsement soon to be tested

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The Minnesota Republican Party’s process for endorsing candidates is at a tipping point.

The 2,200 delegates to the GOP state convention this weekend in Rochester must show they can endorse candidates for governor and U.S. senator who are capable of winning elections. If they don’t, future contenders likely will skip the cumbersome route of courting party activists and jump directly into primaries.


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