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}}{{tnr}}'''John Kriesel''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing the District 57A. Kriesel was elected to the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]] in 2010.
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}}{{tnr}}'''John Kriesel''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing the District 57A. Kriesel was elected to the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]] in 2010. In May 2011, ''Governing Magazine'' named Kriesel one of 17 "GOP Legislators to Watch." Each of the legislators was selected on the basis of qualities like leadership, ambition, and political potential.<ref>[http://www.governing.com/blogs/politics/GOP-legislators-to-watch.html ''Governing,'' "GOP Legislators to Watch," May 24, 2011]</ref>
  
In May 2011, ''Governing Magazine'' named Kriesel one of 17 "GOP Legislators to Watch." Each of the legislators was selected on the basis of qualities like leadership, ambition, and political potential.<ref>[http://www.governing.com/blogs/politics/GOP-legislators-to-watch.html ''Governing,'' "GOP Legislators to Watch," May 24, 2011]</ref>
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Kriesel currently works for a private firm as a marketing and advertising contractor to the MN Army National Guard. He is a retired member of the Minnesota Army National Guard. John enlisted in the Guard on his 17th birthday, and served for 10 years while maintaining a full time civilian job.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==

Revision as of 11:15, 3 August 2011

John Kriesel
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Minnesota House, District 57A
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 4, 2011
Current term ends
January 4, 2013
Political party Republican
Profession Marketing contractor
Website House site
John Kriesel is a Republican member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing the District 57A. Kriesel was elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2010. In May 2011, Governing Magazine named Kriesel one of 17 "GOP Legislators to Watch." Each of the legislators was selected on the basis of qualities like leadership, ambition, and political potential.[1]

Kriesel currently works for a private firm as a marketing and advertising contractor to the MN Army National Guard. He is a retired member of the Minnesota Army National Guard. John enlisted in the Guard on his 17th birthday, and served for 10 years while maintaining a full time civilian job.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kriesel has been appointed to these committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Kriesel won election to the District 57A Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He faced Jen Peterson (DFL) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 57A (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Jen Peterson (DFL) 6,858 48.36%
Green check mark transparent.png John Kriesel (R) 7,310 51.54%
Write-In 14 0.1%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Kriesel raised $48,477 in contributions.[3]

No contributions to his campaign were of $1,000 or more.

Personal

Kriesel and his wife Katie have two children.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Karla Bigham (D)
Minnesota House of Representatives District 57A
2011–present
Succeeded by
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