Former GOP state Sen. Scott Jensen is jumping in the race for Minnesota governor.
- His campaign declined to comment publicly ahead of an official announcement planned for next week.
The state of play: The family doctor from Chaska is expected to be one of several Republicans vying to challenge Tim Walz in 2022.
- State Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka is also a likely contender.
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