|Minnesota House of Representatives District 61A|
|2003 - present|
|January 6, 2015|
|Years in position||10|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 5, 2002|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Birthday||September 27, 1959|
|Place of birth||Cincinnati, OH|
Hornstein is a community organizer. He earned his MA in Urban and Environmental Policy from Tufts University and BA in Environmental Studies from Macalester College.
Hornstein is Chair of the Legislative Commission on Metropolitan Governance and a member of the Legislative Electric Energy Task Force. He is married and has 3 children.
Hornstein's website highlights the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt:"Voted against 2011 final budget deal that included education cuts and borrowing from state tobacco endowment"
- Excerpt:"Fully fund early childhood and K-12 education."
- Excerpt:"Promoting flex-fuel plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles. "
Human & Civil Rights
- Excerpt:"Oppose constitutional amendment banning gay marriage."
- Excerpt:"Support renewables and oppose expansion of coal and nuclear power."
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Hornstein served on the following committees:
|Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Energy Policy|
|• Transportation Finance, Chair|
|• Transportation Policy|
|• Ways and Means|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hornstein served on these committees:
|Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Government Operations and Elections|
|• Transportation Policy and Finance|
|• Ways and Means|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Hornstein served on these committees:
|Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• State and Local Government Operations Reform, Technology and Elections|
Hornstein won re-election in the 2012 election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 61A. He was unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated Devin Gawnemark (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Minnesota House of Representatives, District 61A, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Frank Hornstein Incumbent||80.4%||19,663|
|Minnesota House of Representatives, District 60B (2010)|
|Frank Hornstein (DFL)||14,707||80.41%|
|Scott Brooks (R)||3,557||19.45%|
Frank Hornstein raised $28,602 for his campaign.
|Minnesota House of Representatives, District 60B (2008)|
|Frank Hornstein (DFL)||18,868||80.80%|
|Adam Martin (R)||4,418||18.92%|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Hornstein received $22,028 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below.
|Minnesota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Frank Hornstein's campaign in 2010|
|Minnesota Teachers Retirement Association||$500|
|Minneapolis Federation Of Teachers Local 59||$500|
|Minnesota Dental Association||$300|
|Minnesota Medical Association||$250|
|Total Raised in 2010||$22,028|
Listed below is the largest contributor to Frank Hornstein's 2008 campaign.
- Frank Hornstein's personal website
- Minnesota House of Representatives - Rep. Frank Hornstein
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002
- ↑ Project Vote Smart - Rep. Hornstein
- ↑ "frankhornstein," Official Campaign Website
- ↑ Minnesota Secretary of State "2012 State General Election Candidate Filings," Accessed June 18, 2012
- ↑ Minnesota Secretary of State, Official 2012 Primary Results
- ↑ Minnesota Secretary of State – 2010 General Election Results
- ↑ 2008 General Election Results
- ↑ Follow the Money's report on Hornstein's 2008 campaign contributions
- ↑ Follow the Money - 2010 Campaign contributions
Karen Clark (DFL)
|Minnesota House of Representatives District 61A
| Succeeded by|
|Minnesota House of Representatives District 60B
| Succeeded by|
Phyllis Kahn (DFL)
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