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|Position = Minnesota House of Representatives District 6B
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|Status = Incumbent
 
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|Tenure = [[Swearing-in dates of state legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 8, 2013]] - Present
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jason Metsa'''  is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing District 6B since 2013.  
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*[http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?id=15407 Rep. Metsa's website]
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*[http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?id=15407 Office website]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=140948 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=140948 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=140948 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=140948 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]

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Jason Metsa
Jason Metsa.jpg
Minnesota House of Representatives, District 6B
Incumbent
In office
January 8, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$66/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolKennedy Secondary
Associate'sMesabi Community College
Personal
ProfessionCoordinator, North East Area Labor Council
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jason Metsa is a Democratic member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 6B. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013
Housing Finance and Policy
Jobs and Economic Development Finance and Policy
Labor, Workplace and Regulated Industries
Transportation Finance

Election history

2012

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Metsa won election in the 2012 election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 6B. He defeated Lorrie Janatopoulos and Dave Meyer in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated Jesse Colangelo (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012. [1][2]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 6B, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJason Metsa 68.4% 15,146
     Republican Jesse Colangelo 31.6% 7,012
Total Votes 22,158
Minnesota House of Representatives, District 6B Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJason Metsa 54% 3,396
Lorrie Janatopoulos 41.2% 2,590
Dave Meyer 4.9% 307
Total Votes 6,293

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2012

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mary Murphy (DFL)
Minnesota State House District 6B
2013–present
Succeeded by
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