US Representative to the House, District 3
I’m very familiar with Meffert’s stand on the issues, and agree with them fully.
State Senator District 47
Leo Foley is a centrist Democrat who has done a great job to date.
State Representative District 47A
Dittrich has been a great representative.
Mark Dayton/Yvonne Prettner Solon
Dayton will implement progressive Minnesota-like policies, and push for (or allow the legislature to develop) sane tax policies (i.e., tax the rich more, then get stuff done). The election is quite close, so every vote for Dayton counts, depending on what numbers you accept.
Secretary of State
Ritchie showed himself to be an excellent secretary of state during the … well, you remember, we need not speak of those days …
Otto is a progressive, conservation oriented highly competent auditor. Anderson, seeking to get her job back, was a moron. See this.
State Attorney General
Lori Swanson kicks ass as Attorney General
I picked Stuart based on his experience.
Close call. I’ve heard from people who know people who are people and Ive decided to support Johnson.
Soil and Water Conservation Districts 3 and 4
I am opposed to all of the candidates. I will write someone in. Any suggestions?
Mayor of Coon Rapids
Tim seems to have done a fine job, and the opposing candidate, Dave Nelson, has not allowed interviews or otherwise distributed information about himself as far as I can tell.