Governor, 1928 Election

Primary Republican

Date: June 18, 1928
Cycle: 1928
Office: Governor
State: Minnesota
District: Statewide
Candidate Gender Party Votes Percent Margin
Theodore Christianson Incumbent Man Republican 210,651 77.55 +55.09
George T. Simpson Man Republican 60,997 22.45

Governor Christianson was renominated.

Simpson was an attorney from Minneapolis and former Winona County Attorney and state Attorney General (1909-1912).


  • The Legislative Manual of the State of Minnesota, 1929 (p. 191).