Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – Another candidate enters the race to be Governor Evers’ running mate for the 2022 election.

State representative Sara Rodriguez says she’s running for Lieutenant Governor.

She currently represents district 13 in the suburbs of Milwaukee.

In the August primary, Rodriguez will face State Senator Lena Taylor – who’s also from the Milwaukee area.

Both are vying to fill the position held by Mandela Barnes.

Barnes is running for the US Senate.