2012 Minnesota House Race for District 7 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Minnesota house race in district 7. 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 7 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Minnesota house election - class or district 7
PercVotesPartyCandidate
60.4%197796DCollin Peterson
34.8%114162RLee Byberg
4.7%15301IndependenceAdam Steele
0.1%334NAWrite-In
Election Information for Minnesota
Primary DateAugust 14, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentCollin Peterson
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Minnesota House Race for District 7

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Minnesota - class or district 7
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Collin Peterson33
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Minnesota - class or district 7
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Lee Byberg2

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 7 in Minnesota

House District 7 in Minnesota

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 7 in Minnesota in 2012
Past Election Results - Minnesota District 7
Collin Peterson
55%
2010
38%
Lee Byberg
Collin Peterson
72%
2008
28%
Glen Menze
Collin Peterson
70%
2006
29%
Michael Barrett
Collin C. Peterson
66%
2004
34%
David E. Sturrock
Collin C. Peterson
65%
2002
35%
Dan Stevens
Collin C. Peterson
69%
2000
29%
Glen Menze
Collin C. Peterson
72%
1998
28%
Aleta Edin
Collin C. Peterson
68%
1996
32%
Darrell McKigney
Collin C. Peterson
51%
1994
49%
Bernie Omann
Collin C. Peterson
50%
1992
49%
Bernie Omann