|Former candidate for|
|Governor of Minnesota|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Years of service||1955-1957|
Davis served in the United States Army from 1955-1957. He worked for 25 years in sales and marketing. Davis founded Earth Protector, an environmental advocacy group, in 1982 and currently serves as the organization's president.
- See also: Minnesota gubernatorial election, 2014
Davis was running for election as Governor of Minnesota. He lost the Democratic nomination in the open primary election on August 12. 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, Democratic Primary, 2014|
|Mark Dayton/Tina Smith||93%||177,849|
|Leslie Davis/Gregory K. Soderberg||4.5%||8,530|
|Bill Dahn/James Vigliotti||2.6%||4,880|
|Election Results via Minnesota Secretary of State.|
Davis submitted the following statement to Ballotpedia:
|“||Liberty and justice for all. And a wealth money system rather than debt debt debt. We can't borrow our way to prosperity.||”|
—Leslie Davis, Information submitted on Ballotpedia’s biographical information submission form on May 15, 2014
Davis's campaign website listed the following themes for the 2014 race:
and maintain all our roads and bridges without debt.
B. End the vehicle fuel, axle, and sales taxes
and people will have more money.
"The Money Plan is the perfect thing to do right now.
It's a wall to shield us from the abyss of financial collapse."
Read the 'Money Plan' and call me at 612-529-5253.
A. Eliminate high fructose corn syrup (soda+), and
cut down on wheat in schools and government funded facilities.
B. Leslie Davis examined wheat and determined it harms health.
Wheat should be eliminated or reduced.
We would like to:
—Leslie Davis's campaign website, (2014) 
Davis has four adult children.
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- Leslie Davis for Governor, "Leslie's Bio," accessed August 6, 2014
- Information submitted on Ballotpedia’s biographical information submission form on May 15, 2014
- The Star Tribune, "Republican Scott Honour jumps into governor's race," April 24, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
- Leslie Davis for Governor, "Home," accessed August 6, 2014
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