The Joint Committee will recommend a nominee for the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota to be presented to a Joint Convention of the Legislature. Introductory remarks and Adoption of Rules. 02:49 - Presentations by candidates for 1st Congressional District seat:. • Mary Davenport. • Brooks Edwards. • Jeanne Hankerson. • Wendy Shannon. • Randy Simonson. 18:40 - Questioning of candidates. 1:05:07 - Voting on candidates. Runs 1 hour, 22 minutes.