Minnesota’s new district lines were adopted by a panel of state court judges appointed by the Minnesota Supreme Court. Because of the state’s politically-divided government, in which Democrats control the governorship and the state House, and Republicans control the state Senate, the state branches were unable to pass new redistricting maps. As a result of this failure to agree on new districting plans ahead of the 2022 elections, the judicial panel adopted new maps. This fall, NDRC is seeking to flip the state Senate and protect Democratic control of the governorship and state House.

Endorsed Candidates

For the 2022 elections in Minnesota, we are targeting the following: Governor, State Senate, and State House

Gov. Tim Walz Governor*
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How Our Fight Continues

Thanks to the grassroots movement for fair maps, we have maps in place that are far more fair than they would have been if Republicans had been allowed to gerrymander unchecked this past redistricting cycle. But if the last few years have shown us anything, it’s that our fight to protect free and fair elections is far from over. Redistricting has always been part of the larger fight to protect our democracy. The stakes are far too high to stand by the sidelines.

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    Your vote is your voice—and your voice is powerful. Check your voter registration, and make sure you have a voting plan—including when, where, and how you will vote.

    General Election Voter Registration Deadlines:
    By Mail: Tuesday, October 18, 2022 (received)
    Online: Tuesday, October 18, 2022
    In Person: Tuesday, November 8, 2022 (Minnesota offers same-day voter registration)

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    Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party: dfl.org

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