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Minnesota governor: Candidates show extremes, but eventual moderation likely

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The cold, windy Minnesota State Fair atmosphere sharply contrasted Friday with a heated governor candidate debate in which the three top contenders mixed it up like never before.


The Minnesota Public Radio debate at the State Fair made it more obvious than ever that the two leading candidates agree on little and may show the most contrast ever in a Minnesota governor's race.

But that does not mean what Democrat Mark Dayton or Republican Tom Emmer want will come to pass.

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