Former Gov. Al Quie has endorsed Republican Randy Demmer in the southern Minnesota congressional district he once represented.
Demmer's campaign announced the endorsement from Quie, a Republican, on Wednesday.
Quie represented the 1st District for two decades in the U.S. House before becoming Minnesota's governor in 1979.
Former Gov. Arne Carlson is backing Democratic incumbent Tim Walz. Carlson is a Republican who has crossed party lines to endorse Democrats.
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