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Severson was a Republican member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. He represented District 14A from 2002 to 2011. He served as Minority Whip. Severson is considering a run for Minnesota Secretary of State in the 2014 elections.
Severson served in the United States Navy from 1978-2000, and has been a business owner and substitute teacher.
He also made an unsuccessful bid to become the Minnesota Secretary of State in the 2010 election. He ran in the Republican Party primary for the seat that is currently occupied by incumbent Democrat Mark Ritchie.
Prior to leaving the house, he served on the following committees:
- Housing Finance and Policy and Public Health Finance Division (Lead GOP)
- Public Safety Finance Division
- Transportation Finance and Policy Division
- Veterans Affairs Division
Severson was running for U.S. Senate in 2012 but failed to appear on the primary ballot.
- 2010 Race for Secretary of State - Republican Primary
- Dan Severson ran unopposed in this contest
|2010 Race for Secretary of State - General Election|
|Democratic Party||Mark Ritchie||49.1%|
|Republican Party||Dan Severson||45.6%|
Dan Severson raised $44,466 for his campaign.
|Minnesota House of Representatives, District 14A (2008)|
|Dan Severson (R)||12,927||54.95%|
|Rob Jacobs (DFL)||10,572||44.94%|
Listed below is the largest contributor to Dan Severson's 2008 campaign.
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- Dan Severson's campaign website
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2004, 2002
- Dan Severson on Facebook
- Dan Severson on Twitter
- Dan Severson's Campaign Website, About Dan, accessed September 12, 2013
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Severson
- Minnesota Public Radio, "Severson is running for the U.S. Senate," May 16, 2011
- Minnesota Secretary of State - 2010 General Elections Results
- 2008 General Election Results
- Follow the Money's report on Severson's 2008 campaign contributions
|Minnesota State House District 14A
| Succeeded by|
Tim O'Driscoll (R)
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