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|Former candidate for|
|Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota|
|Minnesota House of Representatives|
|Mayor of New York Mills|
Simpson has been the chief executive officer of Deans Country Markets since 1972. He served as the mayor of New York Mills from 1979 until his election to the state house in 2002.
Simpson ran for election as Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota. He lost the Republican nomination in the open primary election as the running mate of gubernatorial candidate Kurt Zellers. Current incumbent Mark Dayton, a Democrat first elected governor in 2010, ran for a second term in 2014.
The general election took place November 4, 2014.
|Governor and Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, Republican Primary, 2014|
|Jeff Johnson/Bill Kuisle||30.3%||55,836|
|Kurt Zellers/Dean Simpson||23.9%||44,046|
|Marty Seifert/Pam Myhra||21.1%||38,851|
|Scott Honour/Karin Housley||20.8%||38,377|
|Merrill Anderson/Mark Anderson||3.8%||7,000|
|Election Results via Minnesota Secretary of State.|
Simpson and his wife, Kathy, have four children.
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