Two endorsements were contested; the office of Secretary of State and the District 65A State Representative office. Hilstrom received support for her commitment to "re-enfranchisement of Minnesotans, outreach to all Minnesotans for state commissions and state jobs" and her commitment to on "day 1" expand voting access by making voting registration available in multiple languages. Margolis received an endorsement for his continued outreach to all communities in Minnesota.
Margolis also showed a strong command of key issues in this upcoming election.
The African American DFL Caucus announced its endorsement of the following candidates: Debra Hilstrom: Secretary of State; Rena Moran: District 65A State Representative (St. Paul); Raymond Dehn: District 59B State Representative (Minneapolis); and Eric Margolis: District 46B State Representative (Hopkins).