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Meet Rebecca Otto

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Winner of the National Award for Excellence in Accountability.
Elected President of the National State Auditors Association.
Named 1 of the 15 Most Influential Government Auditors in America.

Learn why Rebecca Otto is the strongest candidate for Governor in 2018. 


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Rebecca installing new solar panels on her roof. She and Shawn built their solar & wind-powered farm home with their own hands.


Muzzling fiscal watchdog is punishing Minnesota's taxpayers
Rebecca Otto | MinnPost | Apr 21, 2017
Although the most recent forecast showed the state has a $1.65 billion surplus, the Legislature, as I write this, is pushing new bills that will further cripple the people's watchdog, by cutting funding and enacting provisions to keep us from doing our work. Why?

MN Tax March Demands Trump Tax Returns
Preya Samsundar | Alpha News | Apr 15, 2017
Gubernatorial candidate Rebecca Otto led the Tax March MN attendees to the State Capitol and was the featured speaker.

The War on Science wins the Minnesota Book Award
News Release | Apr 09, 2017
Last night Shawn Otto's book The War on Science won the Minnesota Book Award. Hear his important comments about democracy, evidence and alternative facts here, and see why they are important to Rebecca - and should be to every political leader.

Otto gov camp watches who watches Auditor Otto
Brian Bakst | MPR News | Apr 07, 2017
Otto’s campaign has a standing request for copies of requests for records submitted with the auditor’s office. That practice was confirmed Thursday after a top supporter of U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan’s possible run for governor questioned on Twitter why his March 30 data practices request was circulated this week by an Otto political backer to Democrats statewide under the subject line “Let’s keep it positive.”

Muzzling the Auditor
Barrett and Greene, Inc. | Apr 05, 2017
Legislative leadership has run and continues to run roughshod over the Constitution and Minnesota taxpayers. It matches a movement nationally to muzzle the truth tellers in government, privatize government services at all costs and roll over to special interests.

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