Saint Paul Elections: Naomi’s Sample Ballot

Here’s how I’m ranking the people on my ballot.


  1. Melvin Carter
  2. Elizabeth Dickinson
  3. Pat Harris
  4. Dai Thao

School Board (unranked)

Marny Xiong
Jeannie Foster
John Brodrick

You can read all my analysis on the St. Paul races here.

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