Ruling bars Sviggum from governor race
RED WING, Minn. - Steve Sviggum's gubernatorial campaign is on indefinite hold.
The Department of Labor and Industry commissioner said Wednesday that a U.S. Office of Special Counsel decision handed down last week prohibits him from seeking the Republican endorsement for governor.
"I have a hole in my stomach the size of Lake Mille Lacs," the former House speaker said in an interview with the Republican Eagle.
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