Former Minnesota Viking center Matt Birk is joining Scott Jensen’s campaign for governor as his running mate. Jensen’s pick for lieutenant governor was announced yesterday at a rally in Eagan. Jensen called Birk a “teammate who isn’t afraid to hit back” in the Republican’s campaign against sitting Democrat Governor Tim Walz. Birk tweeted an announcement yesterday that he was “ready to help lead a movement” to revive the state.
Former Minnesota Viking Matt Birk Picked At Scott Jensen’s Running Mate
By Ashley Hanley|2022-03-09T07:45:26-06:00March 9th, 2022|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!