Minnesota's 4th Congressional District

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Minnesota's 4th Congressional District
MN 4th District Map.PNG
Current incumbentBetty McCollum Democratic Party
Population669,310
Gender48.8% Male, 51.2% Female
Race74.2% White, 9.2% Black, 10.5% Asian
Ethnicity6.3% Hispanic
Unemployment8.1%
Median household income$57,791
High school graduation rate90.6%
College graduation rate38.8%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014

Minnesota's 4th Congressional District includes Ramsey and Washington counties in the eastern portion of the state.[1]

The current representative of the 4th Congressional District is Betty McCollum (D).

Elections

2014

See also: Minnesota's 4th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 4th Congressional District of Minnesota will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Minnesota's 4th Congressional District elections, 2012

Incumbent Betty McCollum won re-election to the 4th Congressional District of Minnesota U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012.[2]

U.S. House, Minnesota District 4 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBetty McCollum Incumbent 62.3% 216,685
     Republican Tony Hernandez 31.5% 109,659
     Independence Steve Carlson 6.1% 21,135
     NA Write-in 0.1% 512
Total Votes 347,991
Source: Minnesota Secretary of State, "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Betty McCollum (D) won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Teresa Collett (R), Steve Carlson (I), Amber Garlan (Write-in) and Jack Shepard (Write-in) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Minnesota District 4 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBetty McCollum incumbent 59.1% 136,746
     Republican Teresa Collett 34.6% 80,141
     Independent Steve Carlson 6.1% 14,207
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 283
     Write-in Amber Garlan 0% 39
     Write-in Jack Shepard 0% 10
Total Votes 231,426

2008
On November 4, 2008, Betty McCollum (D) won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Ed Matthews (R) and Amber Garlan (Write-in) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Minnesota District 4 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBetty McCollum incumbent 68.4% 216,267
     Republican Ed Matthews 31.3% 98,936
     Write-in Amber Garlan 0% 1
     N/A Write-in 0.3% 814
Total Votes 316,018

2006
On November 7, 2006, Betty McCollum (D) won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Obi Sium (R) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Minnesota District 4 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBetty McCollum incumbent 69.5% 172,096
     Republican Obi Sium 30.2% 74,797
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 573
Total Votes 247,466

2004
On November 2, 2004, Betty McCollum (D) won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Patrice Bataglia (R) and Peter F. Vento (Independence) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Minnesota District 4 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBetty McCollum incumbent 57.5% 182,387
     Republican Patrice Bataglia 33.2% 105,467
     Independence Peter Vento 9.2% 29,099
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 346
Total Votes 317,299

2002
On November 5, 2002, Betty McCollum (D) won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Clyde Billington (R) and Scott Raskiewicz (G) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Minnesota District 4 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBetty McCollum incumbent 62.2% 164,597
     Republican Clyde Billington 33.9% 89,705
     Green Scott Raskiewicz 3.7% 9,919
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 319
Total Votes 264,540

2000
On November 7, 2000, Betty McCollum (D) won election to the United States House. She defeated Linda Runbeck (R), Tom Foley (I) and Nicholas Skrivanek (C) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Minnesota District 4 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBetty McCollum 48% 130,403
     Republican Linda Runbeck 30.9% 83,852
     Independence Tom Foley 20.6% 55,899
     Constitution Nicholas Skrivanek 0.5% 1,285
Total Votes 271,439

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 4th Congressional District of Minnesota after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Minnesota

In 2011, the Minnesota State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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