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Mindy Greiling

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Mindy Greiling
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Minnesota House of Representatives District 54A
Former Member
In office
1993 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sGustavus Adolphus College
Master'sUniversity of Minnesota
Personal
ProfessionLegislator
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Mindy Greiling (b. February 28, 1948) is a former Democratic-Farmer Labor member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 54A since 1993.

Greiling earned her M.A. in Education from the University of Minnesota and B.A. in Education from Gustavus Adolphus College.

She worked as a Research Interviewer at the University of Minnesota from 1985-1992, and was a teacher in St. Paul Public Schools from 1970-1974.

Greiling is a member of Friends of Democrat/Farmer/Labor Women, National Caucus of Environmental Legislators, Democrat/Farmer/Labor Metro Caucus, Mayors Commission Against Drugs, and the Mental Health Caucus.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Greiling served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Greiling served on these committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Greiling won re-election to the District 54A seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition. She defeated Mark Fotsch (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 54A (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Mindy Greiling (DFL) 9,997 59.33%
Mark Fotsch (R) 6,835 40.57%
Write-In 17 0.1%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Mindy Greiling won election to the District 54A Seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives, defeating Mark Laliberte. [3]

Mindy Greiling raised $53,032 for her campaign.[4]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 54A (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Mindy Greiling (DFL) 12,693 57.36%
Mark Laliberte (R) 9,402 42.49%
Write-In 34 0.15%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Greiling received $44,627 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below.[5]

2008

Listed below are the two largest contributors to Mindy Greiling's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $9,279
54th Senate District Democrat-Farmer-Labor $6,000

Scorecards

Taxpayers League of Minnesota

The Taxpayers League of Minnesota, a Minnesota-based taxpayer advocacy organization, releases a legislative scorecard for the Minnesota House of Representatives and Minnesota State Senate once a year. The scorecard gives each legislator a score based on how they voted in the prior legislative term on tax issues and “their efforts to balance the state budget without a tax increase.” The organization also compiles a legislator’s individual "Lifetime Score."[6]

2012

Greiling received a score of 57% in the 2012 scorecard, ranking 46th out of all 134 Minnesota House of Representatives members. [7]

2011

Greiling received a score of 8% in the 2011 scorecard, ranking 103rd out of all 134 Minnesota House of Representatives members. [8]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Minnesota State House District 54A
1993–2013
Succeeded by
Dan Schoen (DFL)