Republican Party of Minnesota GOP Chairman Keith Downey will travel with the Minnesota GOP candidates endorsed for statewide federal and state offices on a two day media swing throughout the State of Minnesota.
The nine press conferences will feature, subject to availability, the endorsed candidates for U.S. Senate, Governor, Lt. Governor, Attorney General, Auditor and Secretary of State. The group will also be met at the various media stops by some of the candidates endorsed for Congress as well as other Republican officials and candidates.
The purpose of the fly around is to introduce the statewide candidates to the citizens of Minnesota. And, to present what they and Minnesota Republican Party see as the major issues in the election this Fall.
The cities that the GOP endorsed candidates will visit are as follows:
Monday June 2nd, 2014
8:00 A.M.: Election filing for GOP Federal and State Candidates at the Secretary of State’s office in the State Office Building in St. Paul
8:30 A.M.: “Unity Press Conference” in Room 181 in the State Office Building for GOP Candidates
9:55 A.M.: GOP Candidates depart from St. Paul Flight Center (270 Airport Road at the St. Paul Downtown Airport)
Times & Locations of Fly Around Press Conferences, Day One
10:55 A.M.: Duluth Press Conference at Duluth International Airport at Monaco Air in Lobby (218-727-2911)
12:15 P.M.: Eveleth/Virginia Press Conference at Regional Airport at Taconite Aviation (218-744-1428)
1:30 P.M.: Bemidji Press Conference at Bemidji Regional Airport in Lobby (218-407-0647 or 218-444-2438)
3:15 P.M.: Fargo, North Dakota Press Conference at Fargo Jet Center in Passenger Lobby (701-235-3600)
Tuesday June 3rd, 2014
Times & Locations of Fly Around Press Conferences Day Two
9:15 A.M.: Sioux Falls, South Dakota Press Conference at Maverick Air Center (605-271-2282)
11:10 A.M.: Mankato Press Conference at North Star Aviation (507-625-6006)
12:30 P.M.: Austin Press Conference at Austin Aeroflight in a meeting room. (507-433-1813)
1:50 P.M.: La Crosse, Wisconsin Press Conference at Colgan Air Service in the Conference Room (608-783-8359).