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William Morgan
Minnesota House of Representatives District 40A
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic Farmer-Labor
Profession Physics and chemistry teacher
William Morgan (b. November 8, 1966) was a Democratic-Farmer-Labor member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. He represented District 40A from 2006 to 2010. He was defeated in the 2010 general election.

Morgan works as a Science Teacher/Assistant Volleyball and Tennis Coach at Burnsville High School. He earned his M.A. in Education from St. Mary's University - Minnesota, and B.A. in Physics from Carleton College.

Morgan serves as Chief Negotiator for the Burnsville Education Association, and as a member of the District Science Curriculum Review Committee. He is married and has one child.[1]

Committee assignments

Prior to leaving the house, he served on the following committees:

  • Cultural and Outdoor Resources Finance Division (Vice Chair)
  • Housing Finance and Policy and Public Health Finance Division
  • K-12 Education Finance Division
  • Transportation Finance and Policy Division



See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Morgan ran for re-election to the District 40A seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He was defeated by Pam Myhra (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]


On November 4, 2008, William Morgan won election to the District 40A Seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives, defeating Todd Johnson. [3]

William Morgan raised $44,750 for his campaign.[4]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 40A (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent

Green check mark transparent.png William Morgan (DFL) 10,297 55.88%
Todd Johnson (R) 8,095 43.93%
Write-In 36 0.19%

Campaign donors

Listed below are the two largest contributors to William Morgan's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $6,161
40th Senate District Democrat-Farmer-Labor $2,076

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Political offices
Preceded by
Minnesota State House District 40A
Succeeded by
Pam Myhra (R)