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Mary Franson
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Minnesota House of Representatives District 11B
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 8, 2013
Years in position 3
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$86/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sUniversity of Minnesota
BirthdayMarch 1, 1977
ProfessionCredit Representative/Licensed Childcare Provider
Office website
Mary Franson (b. March 1, 1977) is a Republican member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 11B. Franson was elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2010.

Prior to her time in the legislature, Franson worked as a Credit Representative with AT&T. She is also a licensed childcare provider.

Franson graduated from the University of Minnesota-Duluth with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a minor in Humanities.

Committee assignments


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



See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Franson is running unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14.[1]


See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Franson won election to the District 11B Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition. She defeated Amy Hunter (DFL) and Bert Pexsa (Independence Party of Minnesota) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 11B (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Amy Hunter (DFL) 5,147 32.88%
Green check mark transparent.png Mary Franson (R) 7,798 49.81%
Bert Pexsa (Independence) 2,680 17.12%
Write-In 29 0.19%

Campaign donors


In 2010, Franson raised $23,439 in contributions.[3]

Her two largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Public Fund $4,085
Todd County Republican Party $1,300

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Franson has three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mary Ellen Otremba (DFL)
Minnesota House of Representatives District 11B
Succeeded by