David Carlson

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
David Carlson
David Carlson.jpg
Candidate for
U.S. Senate, Minnesota
Elections and appointments
Next primaryAugust 12, 2014
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Campaign website
David Carlson is a 2014 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. Senate from Minnesota.[1]

Carlson was previously a 2012 Republican candidate who sought election to the U.S. Senate from Minnesota.


Carlson was born and raised in St. Paul, graduating from Johnson High School. Upon graduation, he took courses towards a political science and history degree from the University of Minnesota-Duluth. In 2000, he worked for Governor Jesse Ventura. Two years later, he worked in the Business Services Division for then-Secretary of State Mary Kiffmeyer. In 2003, Carlson left college and enlisted in the Marine Corps, where he served three combat tours in Iraq. In 2010, he graduated from the University of Minnesota with his B.A. In 2010, he also founded Blue Diamond Strategies, which specializes in threat assessment, risk management, and consulting. He is currently pursuing his M.A. in Security Strategies at the University of Minnesota.[2]



See also: United States Senate elections in Minnesota, 2014

Carlson is running in the 2014 election for the U.S. Senate, to represent Minnesota. Carlson is seeking the Republican nomination in the primary on August 12, 2014. The general election takes place November 4, 2014.


See also: United States Senate elections in Minnesota, 2012

Carlson ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. Senate, representing Minnesota. He was defeated by Kurt Bills in the Republican primary.

Recent news

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "David + Carlson + Minnesota + Senate"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

David Carlson News Feed

  • Loading...

See also

External links