2018 Gubernatorial Candidates Viewpoints

CM Voter Center recently researched statements made by the two Minnesota gubernatorial candidates, Jeff Johnson and Tim Walz. Below you will find each of the conservation areas we’ve researched.


Climate Change

What are the candidates' positions on climate change?


Buffers Protecting Water

Do the candidates for Governor support buffers along rivers, lakes, and other waterways to filter out pollution and protect drinking water?

Renewable Energy Standards

Do the candidates support renewable energy standards that require utilities to generate a percentage of their electricity from renewable sources like wind and solar?



Do the candidates for Governor support investment in light rail transportation?