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State Sen. Justin Eichorn named assistant minority leader

Eichorn, of Grand Rapids, was selected at the Senate Republican organizing meeting

State Sen. Justin Eichorn, R-Grand Rapids
Justin Eichorn
Contributed / Nick Sherlock
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ST. PAUL — State Sen. Justin Eichorn, R-Grand Rapids, was selected as the assistant minority leader at the Senate Republicans' organizing meeting Thursday, Nov. 10.

“I am honored to have earned the confidence of Senate District 6 voters and my Senate Republican colleagues,” Eichorn said in a news release. “Minnesota faces several significant challenges ahead like high inflation, rising crime and falling test scores. I will be working to hold Democrats accountable and get Minnesota back on the right track.”

State Sen. Mark Johnson, R-East Grand Forks, was elected as Senate Republican leader.

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