|Former candidate for|
|Minnesota Secretary of State|
|Minneapolis City Council|
Franson received his bachelor's degree in Public Administration. He served in the U.S. Army for 23 years and worked as a federal appraiser. He was also an alderman for the 12th Ward of Minneapolis for 15 years.
Franson was running for election to the office of Minnesota Secretary of State. He lost the Democratic nomination in the primary election on August 12. The general election took place November 4, 2014.
|Minnesota Secretary of State, Democratic Primary, 2014|
|Gregg A. Iverson||28.3%||43,478|
|Election Results via Minnesota Secretary of State.|
Franson was a candidate for Minnesota Secretary of State in the 2010 election. He ran in the Democratic Party primary for the seat that is currently occupied by incumbent Democrat Mark Ritchie, but lost that election.
|Dick Franson (2012) Campaign Finance Reports|
|Report||Date Filed||Beginning Balance||Total Contributions|
for Reporting Period
|Expenditures||Cash on Hand|
|April Quarterly||March 31, 2012||$95.02||$6,741.66||$(6,741.66)||$95.02|
|July Quarterly||June 30, 2012||$95.02||$8,731.84||$(8,731.84)||$95.02|
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