State Representative Tina Liebling, a Democrat from Rochester, has announced a run for governor of Minnesota. Liebling is a lawyer that has been in the Minnesota House of Representatives since 2005.
Health care is an area of expertise, Liebling said, with many of her committee assignments in health and human services. She supports a single-payer system.
On her website, she champions raising the minimum wage, making the first two years of post-high school education free at public colleges, attaining 50 percent of Minnesota’s energy from renewables by 2030 and discussing the legalization of recreational marijuana.