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|Name = Duane Quam
 
|Name = Duane Quam
 
|Profile picture = Duane Quam.JPG
 
|Profile picture = Duane Quam.JPG
|Position = Minnesota House of Representatives District 25A
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|Position = Minnesota House of Representatives, District 25A
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Tenure = 2011 - present
 
|Tenure = 2011 - present
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|Campaign website = http://duanequam.com/
 
|Campaign website = http://duanequam.com/
 
|Personal website =
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Duane Quam''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing District 25A since 2013. He previously represented District 29A from 2011 to 2013.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Duane Quam''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing District 25A. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
  
Quam is an engineer.
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==Biography==
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Quam earned his B.S. and master's degrees in Physics from the University of Texas at Dallas.  His professional experience includes working as an engineer.
  
Quam graduated from the University of Texas at Dallas with a Bachelor of Science in Physics. He went on to earn his Master's degree in Physics from the UT-Dallas.
 
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2013-2014===
 
===2013-2014===
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|Committee2 = Energy Policy
 
|Committee2 = Energy Policy
 
|Committee3 = Government Operations
 
|Committee3 = Government Operations
|Committee4 =
 
|Committee5 =
 
 
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Quam served on these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Quam served on the following committees:
  
 
{{Committee Assignments
 
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|Committee3 = Government Operations and Elections  
 
|Committee3 = Government Operations and Elections  
 
|Committee4 = Health and Human Services Reform  
 
|Committee4 = Health and Human Services Reform  
|Committee5 =
 
 
}}
 
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==Elections==
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==Election history==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Quam won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012|Minnesota House of Representatives]] District 25A. He was unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated [[John Vossen]] (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://candidates.sos.state.mn.us/CandidateFilingResults.aspx?county=0&municipality=0&schooldistrict=0&hospitaldistrict=0&level=1&party=0&federal=False&judicial=False&executive=False&senate=False&representative=True&title=&office=0&candidateid=0 ''Minnesota Secretary of State'' "2012 State General Election Candidate Filings," Accessed June 18, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.mn.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=11802 ''Minnesota Secretary of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref>
 
Quam won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012|Minnesota House of Representatives]] District 25A. He was unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated [[John Vossen]] (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://candidates.sos.state.mn.us/CandidateFilingResults.aspx?county=0&municipality=0&schooldistrict=0&hospitaldistrict=0&level=1&party=0&federal=False&judicial=False&executive=False&senate=False&representative=True&title=&office=0&candidateid=0 ''Minnesota Secretary of State'' "2012 State General Election Candidate Filings," Accessed June 18, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.mn.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=11802 ''Minnesota Secretary of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref>
  
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|party1 = Republican
 
|party1 = Republican
 
|party2 = Democratic
 
|party2 = Democratic
|party3 =
 
 
|winner1 = Duane Quam
 
|winner1 = Duane Quam
 
|Inc1 = Y
 
|Inc1 = Y
 
|candidate2 = John Vossen
 
|candidate2 = John Vossen
|candidate3 =
 
 
|votes1 = 11056
 
|votes1 = 11056
 
|votes2 = 9188
 
|votes2 = 9188
|votes3 =
 
 
}}
 
}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010, Quam raised $22,108 in contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MN&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 contributions]</ref>   
 
In 2010, Quam raised $22,108 in contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MN&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 contributions]</ref>   
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Quam and his wife Pat have two children.
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Quam and his wife, Pat, have two children.
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?id=15366 House website]
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*[http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?id=15366 Office website]
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*[http://duanequam.com/ Campaign website]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=123232 Project Vote Smart biography]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=123232 Project Vote Smart biography]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=123232 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=123232 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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{{succession box | before = [[Glenn Gruenhagen]] (R) | title = Minnesota House of Representatives District 25A | years = 2013-present | after = NA}}
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{{succession box | before = [[Glenn Gruenhagen]] (R) | title = Minnesota House of Representatives District 25A | years = 2013- present | after = NA}}
 
{{succession box | before = [[Randy Demmer]] (R) | title = Minnesota House of Representatives District 29A | years = 2011–2013 | after = [[Joe McDonald]] (R)}}
 
{{succession box | before = [[Randy Demmer]] (R) | title = Minnesota House of Representatives District 29A | years = 2011–2013 | after = [[Joe McDonald]] (R)}}
 
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Revision as of 10:14, 5 July 2013

Duane Quam
Duane Quam.JPG
Minnesota House of Representatives, District 25A
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$66/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Texas, Dallas
Master'sUniversity of Texas, Dallas
Personal
ProfessionEngineer
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Duane Quam is a Republican member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 25A. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Quam earned his B.S. and master's degrees in Physics from the University of Texas at Dallas. His professional experience includes working as an engineer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013
Education Finance
Energy Policy
Government Operations

2011-2012

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

Election history

2012

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Quam won re-election in the 2012 election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 25A. He was unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated John Vossen (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 25A, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDuane Quam Incumbent 54.6% 11,056
     Democratic John Vossen 45.4% 9,188
Total Votes 20,244

2010

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Quam won election to the District 29A Seat in 2010. He defeated Kerry Stoick in the August 10 Democratic primary. He defeated Douglas Wunderlich (DFL) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 29A (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Douglas Wunderlich (DFL) 7,268 39.19%
Green check mark transparent.png Duane Quam (R) 11,259 60.71%
Write-In 20 0.11%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Quam raised $22,108 in contributions.[4]

His two largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $5,268
Minnesota Republican Party $1,550

Personal

Quam and his wife, Pat, have two children.

External links

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
Glenn Gruenhagen (R)
Minnesota House of Representatives District 25A
2013- present
Succeeded by
NA
Preceded by
Randy Demmer (R)
Minnesota House of Representatives District 29A
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Joe McDonald (R)