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Bill Kuisle
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Former candidate for
Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Minnesota House of Representatives
1997-2005
Personal
Place of birthRochester, Minnesota
ProfessionFarmer
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Bill Kuisle was a Republican candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota in the 2014 elections. The general election took place November 4, 2014. Bill Kuisle lost the general election on November 4, 2014.

Kuisle previously served on the Minnesota House of Representatives from 1997 to 2005.[1]

Biography

Kuisle was born and attended school in Rochester, Minn. He is a farmer.[1]

Elections

2014

See also: Minnesota lieutenant gubernatorial election, 2014

Kuisle ran on the Republican ticket for election as Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota in 2014. The gubernatorial race featured five tickets seeking election to a four-year term. Dayton ran with Tina Smith, who ran to replace Yvonne Prettner Solon as lieutenant governor. Dayton and Smith faced Republican challengers Jeff Johnson and Bill Kuisle. The general election ballot included Libertarian ticket Chris Holbrook and Chris Dock, Grassroots Party ticket Chris Wright and David Daniels and Independence Party ticket Hannah Nicollet and Tim Gieseke. The general election took place November 4, 2014.

Results

Primary election
Governor and Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Johnson/Bill Kuisle 30.3% 55,813
Kurt Zellers/Dean Simpson 23.9% 43,991
Marty Seifert/Pam Myhra 21.1% 38,798
Scott Honour/Karin Housley 20.8% 38,331
Merrill Anderson/Mark Anderson 3.8% 7,008
Total Votes 183,941
Election Results Via:Minnesota Secretary of State. Vote totals above are unofficial and reflect 100% precincts reporting.
General election
Governor and Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMark Dayton/Tina Smith Incumbent 50.1% 988,713
     Republican Jeff Johnson/Bill Kuisle 44.5% 878,937
     Independence Hannah Nicollet/Tim Gieseke 2.9% 56,885
     Grassroots Party Chris Wright/David Daniels 1.6% 31,245
     Libertarian Chris Holbrook/Chris Dock 0.9% 18,092
Total Votes 1,973,872
Election Results via New York Times. Vote totals above are unofficial and reflect 100% precincts reporting.

Personal

Kuisle and his wife, Lisa, have two children.[1]

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