State Sen. Torrey Westrom announces re-election bid
Westrom issued a statement after a five-member panel of judges released the new legislative district maps that go into effect for the upcoming election.
ST PAUL — State Sen. Torrey Westrom, R-Elbow Lake, announced Friday, Feb. 18 that he is seeking re-election three days after a five-member panel of judges released the new legislative district maps that go into effect for the upcoming election.
Westrom released the following statement:
“As the current Senate Agriculture and Rural Development Committee chairman, I look forward to continuing to represent the great people in western and central Minnesota and be their champion in the Minnesota State Senate. With the new district lines, I am actively evaluating with family and community members on how to best be that strong voice for agriculture and our traditional conservative values in St. Paul. As a life-long Republican, it is a tremendous honor serving our community. Stay tuned for imminent, detailed news on our re-election campaign."
— Echo Press staff report