2012 Minnesota House Race for District 5 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Minnesota house race in district 5. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Minnesota House Race for District 5 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Minnesota house election - class or district 5
PercVotesPartyCandidate
74.3%257636DKeith Ellison
25.4%88121RChris Fields
0.3%1086NAWrite-In
Election Information for Minnesota
Primary DateAugust 14, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentKeith Ellison
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Minnesota House Race for District 5

Democrats - Primary Election
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Minnesota - class or district 5
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%5966Chris Fields4

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
July 26, 2012Last day to pre-register to vote in the August 14, 2012 primary election. You may register on election day at the polls.
August 14, 2012Primary election day for the House and Senate.
October 18, 2012Last day to pre-register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election. You may register on election day at the polls.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 5 in Minnesota

House District 5 in Minnesota

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 5 in Minnesota in 2012
Past Election Results - Minnesota District 5
Keith Ellison
68%
2010
24%
Joel Demos
Keith Ellison
71%
2008
22%
Barb Davis White
Keith Ellison
56%
2006
21%
Alan Fine
Martin Olav Sabo
70%
2004
24%
Daniel Mathias
Martin Olav Sabo
67%
2002
26%
Daniel Nielsen Mathi
Martin Olav Sabo
69%
2000
23%
Frank Taylor
Martin Olav Sabo
67%
1998
28%
Frank Taylor
Martin Olav Sabo
64%
1996
28%
Jack Uldrich
Martin Olav Sabo
62%
1994
37%
Dorothy Legrand
Martin Olav Sabo
63%
1992
28%
Stephen A. Moriarty