State Rep. Josh Heintzeman, R-Nisswa, earned the Republican endorsement for Minnesota House District 10A on March 7.

Heintzeman was unanimously endorsed by GOP delegates.

"I'm grateful for the trust and support that delegates have placed in me as we head into the election season," Heintzeman said in a news release. "In the meantime, I will continue to work hard to protect the health and safety of Minnesotans as we help families and businesses recover from the COVID-19 crisis. Crow Wing County is strong, and I have no doubt that together we will get through this crisis stronger than ever.”

Heintzeman is currently serving his third term in the Minnesota House of Representatives and was first elected in 2014. He serves on the following committees and divisions:

  • Legacy Finance Division.

  • Water Division.

  • Early Childhood Finance and Policy Division.

  • Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division.

  • Environment and Natural Resources Policy.

Heintzeman is a small business owner. He and his wife, Keri, live in Nisswa with their six children.