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This profile of Minnesota's 07th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Collin Peterson Incumbent running? Yes Primary challenge? No primary challenge for incumbent. Cook Political Report Partisan Voting Index Non-competitive seat Cook Political Report Race Classification Non-competitive seat
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Collin Peterson Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source July 20, 2011 Lee Byberg Republican Confirmed candidate FEC Source July 20, 2011 2010 Candidate Gretchen Hoffman Republican Out of race Media Story Source June 9, 2012 State Senator
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Collin Peterson, Lee Byberg TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Glen R. Menze Other Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source July 11, 2010 2000 & 2008 GOP Candidate
Lost GOP Primary Convention Independence Party
Lee Byberg Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source August 10, 2010 Alan Roebke Republican Out Campaign Website Source August 10, 2010 Lost Primary
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Collin Peterson, Lee Byberg Collin Peterson
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Collin Peterson
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Collin Peterson Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 24, 2009 Glen R. Menze Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 24, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Collin Peterson, Glen R. Menze Collin Peterson
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 54% George W. Bush 40% Al Gore 2004 55% George W. Bush 43% John Kerry 2008 50% John McCain 47% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Minnesota congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "MN-07" (link)Campaign contribution methodology: Information is updated daily from the Center for Responsive Politics (OpenSecrets.org), which downloads their data from the Federal Election Commission on the first weekday of each work week. Candidates must have filed a report with the FEC to show up in the widget and inactive candidates are screened out by CRP.