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|Position = Minnesota House of Representatives District 17A
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:: ''For the 2012 New York State Assembly candidate, see [[Andrew I. Falk]].''
 
:: ''For the 2012 New York State Assembly candidate, see [[Andrew I. Falk]].''
{{tnr}}'''Andrew Falk''' (b. 1983) is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic-Farmer-Labor]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing District 17A since 2013. He previously represented District 20A from 2009 to 2013.
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{{tnr}}'''Andrew Falk''' (b. 1983) is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic-Farmer-Labor]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing District 17A. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.
  
 
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==Elections==
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Revision as of 19:37, 10 July 2013

Andrew Falk
Falk.JPG
Minnesota House of Representatives, District 17A
Incumbent
In office
2009 - present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$66/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 4, 2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Minnesota
Personal
Birthday1983
Place of birthMurdock, Minnesota
ProfessionFarmer/Co-Founder, Knight Energy
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
For the 2012 New York State Assembly candidate, see Andrew I. Falk.
Andrew Falk (b. 1983) is a Democratic-Farmer-Labor member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 17A. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Falk earned his B.B.S. in Entrepreneurial Management/Finance from the University of Minnesota. His professional experience includes working as a farmer and renewable energy developer.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Falk served on the following committees:

Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture Policy
Energy Policy
Environment and Natural Resources Policy
Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Finance, Vice-chair
Government Operations

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Falk served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Falk served on the following committees:

Election history

2012

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Falk won re-election in the 2012 election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 17A. He was unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated Tim Miller (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 17A, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAndrew Falk Incumbent 53.9% 10,489
     Republican Tim Miller 46.1% 8,956
Total Votes 19,445

2010

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Falk won re-election to the District 20A Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Jay Backer (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 20A (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Andrew Falk (DFL) 7,418 52.08%
Jay Backer (R) 6,818 47.87%
Write-In 8 0.06%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Andrew Falk won election to the District 20A Seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives, defeating Mike Bredeck. [5]

Andrew Falk raised $38,087 for his campaign.[6]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 20A (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Andrew Falk (DFL) 9,032 51.45%
Mike Bredeck (R) 8,506 48.45%
Write-In 17 0.10%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Falk received $36,966 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below.[7]

Minnesota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Andrew Falk's campaign in 2010
Public Fund$3,676
Lac Qui Parle DFL$1,500
Yellow Medicine County Democratic-Farmer-Labor$1,100
Swift County Democratic-Farmer-Labor$690
Inter Faculty Organization$500
Total Raised in 2010 $36,966

2008

Listed below are the four largest contributors to Andrew Falk's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $4,003
20th Senate District Democrat-Farmer-Labor $1,300
Lac Qui Parle County Democrat-Farmer-Labor $1,232
Yellow Medicine County Democrat-Farmer-Labor $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kurt Daudt (R)
Minnesota House of Representatives District 17A
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Minnesota State House District 20A
2009–2013
Succeeded by
Kelby Woodard (R)