Republicans endorse Westrom to challenge Peterson in the 7th Congressional District race
WILLMAR – Torrey Westrom, a Republican state senator from Elbow Lake, received the Republican endorsement Saturday and will challenge U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson for Minnesota’s 7th Congressional District seat.
Westrom was the only Republican candidate who had announced a campaign against Peterson, who is seeking his 13th term serving the sprawling House of Representatives district that covers much of western Minnesota.
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