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Tom Bakk

Bakk out of race for governor

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ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Democratic governor race is a bit less crowded today after state Sen. Tom Bakk dropped out.

The Cook senator said Saturday that he did not think he could get the required 60 percent of the state convention delegates to win the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party's endorsement. He said he will turn his full attention to his job as Senate Taxes Committee chairman.

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