|Minnesota House of Representatives District 11B|
|2011 - present|
|January 8, 2013|
|Years in position||4|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|Bachelor's||University of Minnesota|
|Date of birth||March 1, 1977|
|Profession||Credit Representative/Licensed Childcare Provider|
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.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Franson has been appointed to these committees:
- Agriculture and Rural Development
- Health and Human Services (Finance)
- Health and Human Services (Reform)
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.
|Minnesota House of Representatives, District 11B (2010)|
|Amy Hunter (DFL)||5,147||32.88%|
|Mary Franson (R)||7,798||49.81%|
|Bert Pexsa (Independence)||2,680||17.12%|
In 2010, Franson raised $23,439 in contributions.
Her two largest contributors were:
|Todd County Republican Party||$1,300|
Franson has three children.
- House website
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- Facebook profile
Mary Ellen Otremba (DFL)
|Minnesota House of Representatives District 11B
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