The Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association and its Board of Directors this week announced their endorsement of Republican Jesse Johnson for State House District 20A.
Johnson is a decorated veteran of the United States Army running to represent his hometown of Cannon Falls and surrounding communities.
The primary election is August 9th and early voting is now open.
Johnson is facing off against Pam Altendorf in the primary.
On the Democrat side, it’s Laurel Stinson, who currently serves on the Red Wing City Council, versus Independent Roger Kittleson.