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Former GOP Party Chair Downey Enters 2018 Race for Governor

Dayton is out of Office in 2019

ST. PAUL, Minn.-Minnesota’s former Republican party chairman is running for governor. Keith Downey announced his 2018 campaign for the open seat on Monday. Downey is a former state representative who recently left the state party after serving two terms as its chairman. But he’s positioning himself as a political outsider. Downey says too many residents no longer see opportunities to…