Weber was an early endorser of fellow minnesotan Tim Pawlenty in the 2012 GOP presidential primaries.
Rather, she was a Northern evangelical, with an accent that almost made her sound like a minnesotan.
originally the name of the river, from Dakota (Siouan) mnisota, literally "cloudy water, milky water," from mni "river, stream" + sota "slightly clouded." As the name of a U.S. territory from 1849 (admitted as a state 1858). Related: Minnesotan.